The importance of data quality – how well are you managing yours?

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Good data quality is one of the keys to success of all businesses. Advances in technology have given us the ability to collect and store vast amounts of data. For the tech giants like Amazon, Google and Facebook the collection and monetization of this data is their core business and their whole infrastructure is geared […]

TrustQuay Forum 2022

TrustQuay Forum 2022 was held on 11 October, on the top floor of the iconic Royal College of Surgeons in central London. It was, by anyone’s standard, a great success. The event was attended by over 100 delegates coming from across TrustQuay’s client and prospect base of the trust, corporate services and alternative fund administration […]

Announcing launch of Vega Technology Group: intelligent software solutions for financial services

Vega Technology Group launches today, providing a suite of intelligent, turnkey FinTech and RegTech software products to international financial services clients, seeking best-in-class digital experiences for their employees and clients. With more than 20 years’ experience in 20 different jurisdictions, the Vega Technology Group’s team are experts at automating the burden of regulatory reporting, risk […]

Laserfiche, M-Files and Microsoft recognised by Gartner Peer Insights

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In this article I will provide details of the latest Gartner Peer Insights report, plus my own views on the content platforms that I come across most often in the International Trust and Corporate Services market; iManage, Laserfiche, M-Files, Microsoft and OpenText. Laserfiche has been selected as a Customers’ Choice for the third year in […]

TrustQuay launches the first complete cloud-native SaaS platform for the TCSP market

TrustQuay, one of the leading providers of software to the Trust & Corporate Services Provider (TCSP) market, has today announced the launch of TrustQuay Online. TrustQuay Online is heralded as the first complete end to end cloud-native SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) platform for corporate services and trust administration providers. TrustQuay Online is a fully digital entity management, […]

TrustQuay Future Focus Report

TrustQuay, the leading provider of technology systems to the trust, corporate services and alternative fund market, has released its latest Future Focus Report. This reveals that while firms believe that digitalisation, automation and innovation should make them more competitive and more valuable, it appears that the industry is struggling to move forward to reap the […]

Using Mediation to Resolve Disputes

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Solitaire Consulting has access to trained and experienced mediator, Tim Rogers, Senior Associate Consultant. In this article Tim outlines what mediation is and how it can become and important part of the change management and technology implementation process. We will use a typical example, of a client requirement being misinterpreted by a supplier and leading […]

Trust & Corporate Services Software Update

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In this post I’m providing a mid-year update on core administration software (aka ERP systems) serving the Trust & Corporate Services (TCSP) market. This market is an important but niche area of financial services, heavily regulated and traditionally ‘behind the curve’ when it comes to investments in technology – certainly when comparing to other areas […]

Understanding IT Systems Change (Part 4 of 4)

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In this final article in my series on IT systems change,  I will discuss how you can best work with your technology providers to ensure a successful systems implementation. Previous articles in the series can be found by clicking these links: >>> Understanding IT Systems Change Part 1 – Context and initiation <<< >>> Understanding IT Systems Change […]

Understanding IT Systems Change (Part 3 of 4)

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This is the third of a series of articles on understanding IT systems change.  In this article I will discuss the importance of continuing the change management effort once the new system has gone live. Read the first two articles in the series here: >>> Understanding IT Systems Change Part 1 – Context and Initiation […]