March 5, 2018
Ray Graber to present Bitcoin: Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt (FUD) on March 5th for Online Compliance Panel.
Bitcoins have gotten much more traction than early detractors and pundits expected. With that reality, what do banks need to do, if anything, to prepare for their existence and surprising acceptance? This session will present the fundamental workings of virtual currencies with an emphasis on Bitcoin and the current state of the regulatory front. We will get your thinking caps energized as to how bankers might approach virtual currencies and some thoughts about what the future might hold for Bitcoin. It appears that Bitcoin and blockchain are here to stay - what does that mean to your institution?
March 8, 2018
By Eric Newberg, CTP, GTreasury.
In order to address payments fraud, companies must build an atmosphere of fraud prevention. It must be a team effort, involving payment and non-payment areas alike. No one can predict which angle, function, or individual will be the vulnerable area breached.
Extensive experience in payments and related technologies adds depth and perspective to senior management team of rapidly-growing leader in treasury management softwareCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GTreasury announced today that Brent Coles is its new Chief Financial Officer. A 20-year veteran of the financial services industry, he brings more than a decade of directly related experience in payments and financial technology to his new role.
Coles comes to GTreasury from BluePay Processing of Naperville, IL, where he had served as CFO since May, 2014. BluePay was recently acquired by First Data for a total of $760 million. Prior to that, he spent seven years as CFO of Columbus Data Services of Dallas, Texas. He had previously been SVP, Finance with eFunds Corporation of Scottsdale, AZ before that firm was acquired by Fidelity National Data Services in 2007. He was also a senior manager with Answerthink Consulting of Miami, FL.
February 6, 2018
Ray Graber and Compliance4All to present “The RFP Process: How do I Change My Bank? Should I Even do it?”, a webinar
The Cash Management and credit RFP process is painful. You need to think twice about entering into this endeavor. This session will outline the pitfalls, metrics, and timeline that you should expect before you even begin. Learning about and understanding the process will mitigate the pain, but it remains a long and tedious adventure. You should understand the banks' (responders) views because that is almost as important as the answers they return. It is imperative that you set the correct goals and selection criteria before producing the RFP document.
January 16, 2018
Graber presents “Cash Management: A User’s Perspective – The How’s, Why’s and Wherefores”, a webinar
Cash management seems simple enough; money comes in, money goes out. However, managing the flows and gathering the right information at the right time is complicated and tricky. Understanding the pitfalls and anticipating Murphy’s Law is both a science and an art.
Why you should attend:
Cash is King! You’ve heard that I’m sure. But managing cash can be a pain in the butt. Establishing procedures, maintaining banking relationships, and getting good, reliable information are some of the key elements of good cash management.
The larger the company, the more complex the issues and hence the solutions. No longer a pencil and paper enterprise; managing cash is the Rubik’s Cube of finance.
December 13, 2017
Graber presents “Bitcoin: Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt”, a webinar
Bitcoins have been adopted by a wide range of user – the good, the bad, and the ugly. Understanding how they and the block chain operate is essential to preparing for is further adoption and incorporation into financial society.
Although primarily associated with bitcoin, the blockchain is increasingly being eyed by the financial services world as a potential boon for a range of functions. Senior bankers are discussing the potential of blockchain technology as a way to cut costs and improve transparency for financial transactions.