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hedgeweekLIVE North America: Covid-19 crisis flags up operational challenges and cybersecurity risks, panelists say

hedgeweekLIVE North America: Covid-19 crisis flags up operational challenges and cybersecurity risks, panelists say

The impact of the Covid-19 crisis on cybersecurity, and the challenges of remote working on start-up hedge funds’ business operations, proved a key theme at this year’s hedgeweekLIVE North America event, ‘Managing a Start-up or Emerging Hedge Fund in 2020’.

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“All in this together”: How hedge funds are tackling cybersecurity challenges in the Covid-19 lockdown

“All in this together”: How hedge funds are tackling cybersecurity challenges in the Covid-19 lockdown

With the closure of non-essential workplaces during the Covid-19 pandemic shaking up the way financial services companies do business, the remote working environment is raising an assortment of operational challenges for hedge fund firms, spanning communication technology, data and information security, and infrastructure vulnerability. 

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Avoiding the DIY route to cybersecurity

Avoiding the DIY route to cybersecurity

RFA: Best Cyber-Security Service Provider – With the emergence of public cloud services from vendors like AWS and Azure, fund managers may be tempted to take a do-it-yourself approach to technology and cybersecurity systems. However, service providers warn against this tactic as managers may find themselves exposed to risk they would have neither intended nor foreseen.

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Next-gen managed services fuelled by public cloud

Next-gen managed services fuelled by public cloud

Align: Best Cyber-Security Services Provider – In the fast-paced world of technology, efficiency and speed are highly valued. Align, a technology infrastructure solutions & managed IT services firm, prides itself on offering clients the innovation that occurs in the public cloud at a faster rate than any of its competitors. This, in turn, allows its clients access to the full benefits of these developments.