Spotlighting the Women of Freddie Mac

Editor’s note: This story was originally featured in the February issue of MReport, out now. In our annual Women in Housing Issue of MReport in September, we were proud to feature 60 outstanding female leaders who are trailblazers in the industry, including Freddie Mac’s Jodi Morton who serves as VP of Data Government and Management for the Single-Family Business…. Read more.

Top 50 Data and Analytics Professionals – USA and Canada [REPORT]

Corinium Global Intelligence is proud to unveil their first compilation of the 50 leaders in data and analytics across the USA and Canada, which aims to showcase the movers and shakers in the industry who are driving innovation and commerciality for data and analytics in these two countries. This prestigious list of those within the… Read more.

Becoming a BI-(or Analytics-) Competent Organization

In the lead up to Chief Data & Analytics Officer, Financial Services 2018, we have interviewed Zhongcai Zhang, First SVP & Chief Analytics Officer, New York Community Bancorp, Inc on what are the steps to implement for a BI competent company. We found out that everything relies on a solid data strategy, the 2 reporting we need to… Read more.

Digital Transformation within Financial Services – Report

Financial services have experienced rapid change brought on by mobile, social media and digital which has been a natural by-product of technological advancements. Innovation has been disruptive but also incredibly beneficial, forcing this traditional industry to reflect and re-evaluate its operational processes and relationship with the consumer. On this backdrop, Corinium Global Intelligence are delighted… Read more.

Tips On Generating Value From Data & Analytics in Financial Services

In recent years, I have been fortunate enough to work with some highly influential data and analytics leaders from the Financial Services sector. Throughout my research I have benefited from engaging these executives to understand their pain-points, concerns, challenges and optimisms about the future of data analytics within this highly regulated and pressurised industry. I… Read more.

The Growing Importance of Data Science in Financial Services

  In financial services, data science and a new breed of “data wunderkinds” (someone who has product management and commercial experience, technical expertise, design and customer experience skills) are growing in importance. To understand the reason behind this, we asked Yasaman Hadjibashi, Chief Data Officer at the Barclays Africa Group to shed some light.  … Read more.

The Issue of Data Ownership Explained: Could Chief Data Officers Have Got it All Wrong?

  . CDO Forum: In financial services, data is pervasive in everything a business does. How can CDOs establish their remit when every part of the business deals with data?   Marc Alvarez: It’s not really an optional exercise in today’s financial service industry. There is a very strong and to some extent increasing regulatory… Read more.

Data Doctor – Taking the Pulse of the Chief Data Officer in Financial Services

As part of my research, I have spoken with more than 50 Chief Data Officers (CDOs) and other senior data practitioners working in leading financial services organisations. This has given me a fascinating insight into the health of the data space within financial services. So, how are we doing; are we prepared for the marathon… Read more.