Financial Services

May 16, 2017


Ransomware Lessons for the Financial Services Industry

As long as there have been banks, there have been bank robbers. In the past, bank robbers may have held up bank tellers at gunpoint. Today, threats are less visible—but just as frightening. This weekend’s massive ransomware attack demonstrated just how pervasive, far-reaching, and devastating a cyberattack can be. What is ransomware? Even if you […]

April 14, 2017


April 18th #CiscoChat: With cybercrime on the rise, is your financial institution secure?

Join our panel of Cisco experts and analysts on Tuesday, April 18th, as they dive into the importance of a secure network foundation for the financial services industry.

March 24, 2017


Will your financial institution make the championship game?

Transformation in financial services takes guts and ambition. Setting a transformational plan is hard enough, learn the key to creating a winning plan

March 17, 2017


It’s Time to Fill Out Your Bracket! Is Your Financial Institution a #1 Seed?

In today’s mobile-first world, it’s crucial for any financial services company to adapt to the growing app-first mindset . This presents a significant opportunity for worldwide success, if the right strategies are in play.

March 8, 2017


Digital Disruption in Financial Services: A Surprising 1-2-3 Connection

It’s not news that the financial services industry is being vigorously shaken by digital disruption. While this is true across industries, the wind gusts are particularly strong for financial companies. Financial Services (FSI ) firms are predominantly aiming their digital business initiatives at improving their customer experience. Yet, what about employee experience? Is it a […]

January 20, 2017


Defining Transformation in Wealth Management

Over the past several years, tech startups have emerged and disrupted all areas of the Financial Services industry. Wealth Management is no exception. A recent study by Roubini ThoughtLab in partnership with Cisco and 16 prestigious firms gave us deep insights into this disruption. The study highlights that Wealth Management firms must adjust to new […]

January 13, 2017


January 25th #CiscoChat: Insurance for the Digital Era

From cloud and mobile proliferation to smart cities and the Internet of Things (IoT), today’s digital technologies touch and influence nearly every aspect of the way we live and work. The insurance industry is no stranger to the impact of digital transformation. In the last few years, insurance companies have invested in applications, customer relationship […]

December 15, 2016


Disruption in Insurance

The insurance sector is being disrupted at a feverish pace. Disruptive startups never just settle for improving the current way of doing things. Instead, they focus on rapidly changing the...

October 26, 2016


Wealth Management #CiscoChat recap

Last week I had the privilege to participate in the Wealth Management Cisco Chat with Dr. Nouriel Roubini (@Nouriel), NYU Stern economist and chairman of Roubini Macro Associates, Louis Celi (@Rthoughtlab), chief executive and founder of Roubini ThoughtLab, and Joseph Pagano (@joseph_pagano), Cisco financial services practice advisor.  The Twitter based chat stemmed from our recent […]