Finance Insights

  • Social Trading. What Is It and Why People Do It?

    4 May 2016 | Blog

    Modern internet technologies are constantly changing the way people communicate with each other. Various platforms and resources successfully connect producers and consumers, employers and job applicants, buyers and sellers. Social networks create communities and unite people who share common interests,...

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  • We Need to Talk About Legacy IT Architectures…

    4 May 2016 | UK | Media

    Cliff Moyce, Global Head of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, discusses legacy IT issues in Global Banking & Finance Review Magazine, stating that in order to remain competitive, banks need to solve infrastructure issues. While replacing a legacy system architecture with a modern one would reach this objective, the task is similar to redesigning a battleship in the heat of the battle.

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  • Will Modern Technology Change the Way We See POS Devices?

    26 April 2016 | Blog

    What has changed? For decades, POS workplaces have been built on standard PCs. Starting with DOS, then moving to other operating systems, COM-ports have been replaced by USB, but the situation hasn’t changed much: industrial PCs are put inside a specially designed computer casing. However,...

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  • Productivity and Legacy IT Architectures...

    24 April 2016 | UK | Media

    Management Services Journal offers insight from Cliff Moyce, Global Head of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, as he discusses technology approaches for overcoming legacy IT architectures issues, and discusses their cultural and organizational implications.

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  • Currency Conversion

    18 April 2016 | Blog

    Anyone who has been abroad knows that currency conversion occurs whenever you pay with a credit or debit card. However, many don’t understand why charges are relatively high. To help explain the issue, let me explain how your payments happen overseas. As soon as you return from your trip, you...

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  • Cyber Security: How Can We Turn the Corner?

    15 April 2016 | UK | Media

    Cliff Moyce, Global Head of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, contributes an article to Dell’s Tech Page One ​where he discusses cyber security as an essential backbone of customer trust, vital for the businesses’ very existence. Moyce points what can be learned from the famous data breaches, and emphasizes the importance of a multi-level approach to security, where education and culture change play the central part.

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  • Contactless Payments Puts Purchase Power at Your Fingertips

    10 April 2016 | USA | Media

    Bankless Times features a guest post Vasily Bernshteyn, the payment systems expert at DataArt, and Steve Pscheid, Head of Munich office, who provide an overview of contactless payment technologies that promises increased speed and convenience, making payments seamless.

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  • Are Buy-Side Firms Big on Big Data?

    6 April 2016 | USA | Media

    In this special guest feature for insideBIGDATA, Alexey Utkin, SVP of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, discusses how buy-side financial services firms are utilizing big data.

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  • Why Your Business Needs to Take IT Security Seriously

    22 March 2016 | UK | Media

    King of Servers puts the spotlight on cyber security and offers commentary from Cliff Moyce, Global Head of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, on the effectiveness of punishments in improving compliance with cyber security policies.

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  • Hasn’t Big Data killed Data Warehousing Already?

    17 March 2016 | Blog

    Information technology has always been full of surprisingly contradicting beliefs and every market, product or community has its own FAQ list or Top 10 Myths whitepaper. This week brought another “myth case” to my desk. Though it has been around for several years already, it is still...

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