Financial Services

In recent years, technology has completely transformed the investment landscape and process, reshaping how financial firms approach investing. Technology has greatly impacted how hedge funds operate, creating easier access to information and automating trading decisions.…

Scot Guido, Managing Partner, Financial Services
August 10, 2023 2 Min Read

CHALLENGE A financial investment firm wanted to improve its security and build an operational roadmap to solve IT pain points. The firm had a small IT team struggling to manage daily tasks and due to…

July 14, 2023 < 1 Min Read

Cybersecurity attacks are on the rise and threaten the global financial sector, despite rising knowledge in the banking industry. These include preparations from the Bank of England (BoE) and regulators to stress test the UK…

June 6, 2023 4 Min Read
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The word “risk” is taking on a whole new meaning for the financial services sector in the coming months as the Security and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) burgeoning regulatory agenda has proposed a myriad of updates…

Alexander Byrne, Director of Information Security Consulting
May 25, 2023 4 Min Read

Financial services firms are an increasingly attractive target for cybercriminals. In 2022, according to  IFA Magazine, the finance industry had 305,785 new security breaches, the second highest level in the UK. While the sector is…

May 17, 2023 3 Min Read

Most financial institutions today have a presence in the cloud, but adoption in the financial-services sector is still at a relatively early stage. Among the financial-services leaders who took part in a recent McKinsey survey,…

JP Philipsen, EVP, Cloud Strategy, Thrive
March 21, 2023 3 Min Read

What to Look For When Evaluating an IT Provider For Your Alternative Investment Firm

March 1, 2023 < 1 Min Read

What to Look For When Evaluating an IT Provider For Your Alternative Investment Firm

March 1, 2023 < 1 Min Read

Attitudes toward cybersecurity responsibility are shifting worldwide. Impacts of successful breaches can be seen across the globe, challenging nearly every public and private industry. The financial services sector needs to be especially vigilant and prepare…

Chip Gibbons, CISO
September 14, 2022 3 Min Read

Cybersecurity breaches and data privacy/transparency issues are on the rise. Notably, adapting to COVID-19 forced many companies to bypass certain cybersecurity controls,1 which contributed to a 141% jump in breached records globally in 2020 compared to…

August 30, 2022 < 1 Min Read

We are thrilled to announce that Thrive has been ranked #2 in Financial Services and #11 overall among the world’s Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs from Channele2e! The annual list and research identify and honor…

Stephanie Farrell, VP of Marketing
April 28, 2022 2 Min Read