The Preferential Effects of Millennials on Financial Services Communications

In this article, originally published by MoneyInc, Smarsh Chief Evangelist Mike Pagani explains the important effects that the Millennial generation is having on business communications practices for financial firms and impacts on compliance. Download the full article here. Members of the Millennial Generation, born between 1980 and 2000, have become an increasingly important customer demographic […]

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The Year for Action: 5 Electronic Communications Security & Compliance Trends for 2018

In 2017 we saw an injection of corporate spend and significant planning in preparation for addressing regulations coming into effect in 2018 – specifically, MiFID II and GDPR. As well, an ever-increasing demand for more effective and efficient electronic communications compliance engendered new levels of focus on how Fintech technology can help. No matter the […]

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Navigating Compliance as Microsoft Transitions Customers from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is now used by more than 125K organizations worldwide since it was launched less than a year ago, and Spiceworks projects that it may be the second most commonly used workplace messaging platform by 2018. Any way you slice it, Teams is a big deal, and will no doubt have a profound impact […]

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Actiance Demonstrates Cisco Spark Integration at Cisco GSX

Last week we were excited to participate as a Cisco Spark partner in Cisco GSX – Las Vegas, Cisco’s conference for its global sales force. At the conference, we are demonstrating a Spark-native compliance and archiving solution that will enable regulated firms to keep Spark safe, secure, and compliant – helping Cisco customers meet the most rigorous […]

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Actiance Enables Safe Enterprise Collaboration

Since the inception of Actiance Vantage, we’ve had one goal: to enable safe enterprise collaboration, protect communications data and keep enterprises compliant with stringent regulatory, legal, and corporate stipulations as the communications landscape continues to evolve. Companies of all sizes rely on Actiance Vantage today, from boutique asset management firms to multinational conglomerates. While these […]

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Big Little Lies: Texting Compliance

BIG little Lies Registered Reps do not text Capture texts Broker/Dealers do Business use for texts is not true No phones on trading floor has intended effect Annual attestation completes the rest Everyone texts.  Email is a thing of the past. Current Emily Post etiquette requires a text prior to phoning.  Direct phone calls are […]

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Actiance Announces Compliance Integration for Cisco Spark

Increasing the productivity of teams is a top enterprise priority across every industry. Over the last decade, new global opportunities have caused enterprise workforces to become more geographically distributed. However, their efforts to collaborate have been confined by the limitations of email, desk phones, and centralized content management systems. This has given rise to a […]

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How to Overcome Supervising Employees Communications Challenges

Supervising employees communications when they are using Snapchat and WhatsApp on their personal devices is difficult. How can I effective monitor their communications?  How do I find “bad actors” within my organization by using antiquated tools like lexicons? These and other questions were explored at recent event by Sean Riley, Principal, Terry Bock, Managing Director, and Paul […]

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Surveillance using Snapchat and WhatsApp

How do I supervise the activities of employees when they have Snapchat and WhatsApp on their personal devices?  How do I find “bad actors” within my organization by using antiquated tools like lexicons? These and other questions were explored at recent event by Sean Riley, Principal, Terry Bock, Managing Director, and Paul Yackinous, Senior Manager, […]

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The Challenge Of Increased Litigation In The Energy Business

In addition to compliance issues and costly fines and embarrassing press discussed in our last blog, Compliance Risks Of Shifting Communications In Energy Business an associated challenge energy companies face is increasing levels of litigation and the growing complexities of litigation preparedness. Energy companies are constantly dealing with litigation. Lawsuits from federal agencies based on […]

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