• Mar
    22
    Why 2017 must be the year of compliance. Part 1: GDPR

    It’s March already, and 2017 is already a quarter down. There are two major pieces of legislation coming into effect in early 2018, which will affect alternative investment firms in the UK, and firms worldwide who are holding data on European citizens or trading with firms in the EU. The EU General Data Protection Regulation…

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  • Jan
    10
    Knowing Your Policies

    GEORGE RALPH OF RFA SPEAKS TO HFMWEEK ABOUT SECURITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT BEST PRACTICE In recent years and with the growth of ‘cyber-security’, business awareness of information assurance has grown leaps and bounds, which is great news for those diligent leaders thinking about keeping their staff informed and actioning documented processes. Here, at RFA, we…

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  • Nov
    29
    Three Ways to Improve Mobile Productivity

    Virtually every employee today has a smartphone. Many also have tablets, such as iPads and Android devices. Many organizations are under-utilizing these devices, both because they belong to the employee in most cases, and due to long standing concerns about mobile security. When adopting a BYOD policy, the key is to empower the mobile experience of…

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  • Nov
    22
    Hedge Fund Information Security Planning

    In order to ensure that your hedge fund maintains a strong cybersecurity posture, it is essential that you enact the appropriate information security policies. But which policies should your firm be considering? In today’s post, we outline five important policies that should be part of your hedge fund’s information security plan. Acceptable Use Policy An…

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