If the trading room is now in the living room, what does this mean for collaboration, IT security, and compliance?
The bombshell that was dropped on the world in the form of COVID-19 has caused levels of disruptions far beyond anything we have experienced thus far in the financial information services industry. Our ways of working are currently undergoing tremendous change and it remains yet to be seen how, and to what extent, our professional lives will settle on a new normal. Is Working From Home the new normal? Early experiences with internet-based collaboration tools suggest that it just may work. But are we truly equipped for this from a technological, operational and regulatory point of view? What solutions can vendors, regulatory bodies and end-user firms offer?