Technology & Social Media Monthly archive

Apr 19, 2019
Blackbaud on the cloud, the digital transformation of IR and its award win
In 2014, 10 years after Blackbaud went public, it went big on its digital journey. Based in its new global headquarters in Charleston, South Carolina, Blackbaud’s director of investor relations Mark Furlong tells IR Magazine about how the company reinvented itself and what the future holds. How is the company leveraging its use of the cloud? We have a very tech-savvy executive team across the company that has put best-in-breed clo...
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Apr 18, 2019
Mifid II: Asset managers focusing on digitization projects
Mifid II has brought about a number of new developments and trends since its introduction, but a new one is that asset managers are increasingly looking to data analytics and digitization projects. According to the Global Asset Management Survey by financial technology firm Linedata, buy-side firms are focusing on data-led projects to secure successes to protect investment and operational performance against the potential for market disruption as a result of regulat...
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Apr 05, 2019
Intel hires rival Qualcomm’s CFO
Intel has named former Qualcomm finance lead George Davis as executive vice president and CFO. He now takes over Intel’s global financial operations, including its IR department, and heads up the company’s technology department. Davis left his executive vice president and CFO post after six years at Qualcomm, where he also had IR responsibilities and was a member of the executive committee at the global chipmaker. As part of the transition plan for a new CFO, Qu...
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