Financial advisors boost attention to cybersecurity

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 24, 2015

In this week’s FIN News Alert, we look at the mounting challenges with cybersecurity for financial advisors and their firms. As hackers and criminals continue to beef up their fraud attempts, “Advisers boost cyber…

Compliance, cybersecurity and wearables

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 19, 2015

Pop quiz: Which financial IT trends are having the biggest impact on the financial services industry this week? If you’re not sure, it’s lucky for you that this week’s “back-to-school” edition of our FIN…

Should credit unions outsource their compliance?

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 17, 2015

In this week’s FIN News Alert, we take a closer look at credit unions and one of their biggest challenges: compliance. According to NAFCU, a whopping 81%1 of credit unions said compliance costs had…

IoT, mobile banking and Dodd-Frank

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 12, 2015

August signals the winding down of the summer, but as far as the financial services industry is concerned things are continuing to heat up. Financial IT trends like IoT, mobile banking, Dodd-Frank, Millennials and…

Top 25 financial IT blogs: best of July 2015

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 10, 2015

This spring, our friends at BizTech Magazine released a list of the top 25 financial IT blogs worth following. In our new series, FIN Industry Insights, we’ll check in with a few of those top financial…

The growing use of robo-advisors … beyond Millennials

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 10, 2015

In this week’s FIN News Alert, we examine insights about robo-advisors and how financial advisors are using them. A recent article from examines study findings about financial advisors embracing the emerging technology, what…

Biometrics, blockchain and robo-advisors

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 5, 2015

Biometrics, blockchain, robo-advisors and mobile analytics have been some of the summer’s most disruptive financial IT trends — and they show no sign of slowing down. This week’s FIN List has the latest on…

Banks entice new customers with mobile banking

by CDW Financial Services|Aug 3, 2015

For this week’s FIN News Alert, we take a closer look at how banks and financial institutions are utilizing new mobile technologies to attract tech-savvy customers. Forward-thinking institutions are supporting new technologies and enlisting…