Focus on Cybersecurity
Path to cyber resilience: Sense, resist, react
Our latest Global Information Security Survey analyzes the responses of 1,735 CIOs and CISOs (29% FS) on the strength and maturity of their cybersecurity capabilities.
Cybersecurity: three lines of defense
Webcast: The digital world is rapidly changing with expanding opportunities for innovation. View our webcast on cybersecurity and developments in regulation and risk management.
Cyber strategy for insurers
When designing an organizational framework, insurers must assess specific risks while balancing their risk cultures and appetites with governance and compliance issues.
Cyber risk management across the lines of defense
Staying safe is no longer just about deflecting attackers. It’s about staying ahead of attackers who are already inside the organization.
Are your critical assets safe from an insider?
Video: The financial, reputational and regulatory impact of having an organization’s critical assets stolen or damaged can be catastrophic.
EY announces joint offerings with Microsoft
We have enhanced our alliance, formed with Microsoft in 2015, to help businesses secure their digital transformation and fight cyber crime.
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Focus on Blockchain
The hype, the opportunity and what you should do
Blockchain technology carries great promise, but as with any new technology, there are risks, both technical and operational, associated with adoption.
How this technology could impact the CFO
In this report, we have applied the CFO’s lens to discuss the impact of proliferation of blockchain technology on the finance function.
Blockchain in insurance: a path to adoption
When considering this new technology, business and IT leaders at P&C companies must balance skepticism with a recognition of blockchain’s potential large-scale impact.
Modernizing the financial services industry
Video: Blockchain technology is revolutionizing the financial services landscape and creating opportunities for both new and established players.
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Mapping the future of financial services
This paper explores five forward-looking themes especially relevant to senior banking leaders.
Is technology coming before your people?
Digital and robotic technology is changing our working world faster than ever before. How ready is your organization?
Using behavioral analytics to drive customer value
By applying analytics that assess both the characteristics and behaviors of their customers, insurers have powerful tools to meet higher customer expectations.
Wealth & Asset Management - The benefits of “joined-up” data
In this Viewpoint, we explore how joined-up data—the ability to effectively link all data sets in an organization—is increasingly vital to Board-level objectives.
Process automation in asset servicing
Process automation is most effective within an enterprise support system or center of excellence that can prioritize the rollout of automation across businesses and operations.
Data and advanced analytics – high stakes, high rewards
New research from EY and Forbes Insights uncovers the problems that keep enterprises from seeing long-term value from their data initiatives - and how to overcome them.
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Financial Services Leadership Summit
The summit culminated in discussions with participants in the Bank and Insurance Governance Leadership Networks, who anticipate revolutionary changes are coming to the financial services industry.
Defining the new drivers of customer engagement
Engaged customers are more likely to view banks as trusted advisors, rely on them for financial advice and share personal information.
Front-office control functions: what’s next?
How are capital markets banks handling increased expectations for managing non-financial risks? Learn how dedicated front-office control functions and Chief Control Officers can help.
Global Insurance CFO Survey
Nearly 60 CFOs around the world (19% from Asia-Pacific) shared their insights on business priorities, operating models, the role of technology and more.
Innovation creating value in insurance industry
Video: EY co-hosted a workshop with the Hong Kong Federation of Insurers at the Asian Financial Forum. We also interviewed several leading insurers on their views around innovation.
Transformation mandate: complexity, sustainability
Insurance Governance Leadership Network participants met recently to discuss the complexity and sustainability of enterprise transformation and the role of the board in these efforts.
Fund managers need sophisticated operating models
Strengthening front-office capabilities can help improve risk management, client reporting, product development, compliance and settlement.
Global financial services divestment study 2017
After years of restructuring prompted by regulatory reform, the financial services sector is prepared to deal with disruption from the ground up.
Global Capital Confidence Barometer - FS
Access to new technologies and products are key drivers for acquisitions as financial services companies seek innovation to redefine their strategy.
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RiskTech 100, 2017
Now in its eleventh year, the RiskTech100® is globally acknowledged as the most comprehensive independent study of the world’s major players in risk and compliance technology.
Credit risk management
We discuss why credit risk matters for insurers and provide a credit risk management roadmap for insurers.
Navigating volatility post-Solvency II
We analyze the Directive’s first year, including volatility drivers, why investors and management are focusing on capital generation and how insurers should fine-tune their messaging.
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2017 Global Regulatory Outlook
Banks must meet four imperatives this year: managing tighter capital and liquidity requirements, standardizing resolvability, keeping conduct risk under control and embedding good governance.
The paradox of unity and division
Insurance Governance Leadership Network participants met recently to exchange views on the changing US political landscape and the potential effects on the insurance sector.
Post-election: the regulatory agenda ahead
Webcast: We share our insights on the US election outcome and the forward-looking regulatory agenda for financial institutions.
IFRS 17 Insurance contracts: Ready, set…
The imminent release of the new IFRS insurance accounting standard will represent the most significant change to insurance accounting requirements for Asia-Pacific insurers in over 20 years.
Global tax points for insurers
We explore a number of tax developments for insurance companies including Brexit, Section 385 regulation in the US, and how the Australian government is taking the transparency and anti-avoidance agenda forward.
Fees and Costs Disclosure: regulatory guide
The disclosure requirements of RG97 have left trustees of superannuation funds and responsible entities of managed funds and investment schemes searching for clarity. Read more.
2017 Global Banking Outlook
We analyze priorities for banks and explore what they can do to reshape, protect and grow their businesses.
Key themes from 4Q 2016 earnings calls
US banks outperformed their European counterparts in 4Q 2016, but full-year results reflect the weak start to 2016.
2017 Asia-Pacific insurance outlook
We expect the Asia-Pacific market to remain in transition this year, as economic, technology, customer and regulatory forces combine to remake the regional playing field.
2017 Global Private Equity Survey
PE firms have had to dedicate significant resources to non-investment-related tasks. But now, the raw materials are in place to deal with tomorrow’s challenges.
What hedge fund managers think it takes to succeed
Looking at alternative investment firms’ evolution over the last 20 years, this report asks ‘has the magic formula for success changed?’
Women and wealth: case for a customized approach
Around the world, women’s wealth and income are growing faster than ever. Powerful demographic, economic and technological changes are increasing women’s financial strength and independence.
Is your nonfinancial performance revealing the true value of your business to investors?
Investors require a sharper focus on corporate governance, environmental and social factors according to our 2017 investor survey.
European Attractiveness survey: Plan B … for Brexit
Brexit is one of many tectonic changes affecting Europe. This survey investigates the impact of the referendum on foreign direct investors and their European ambitions.
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