IFRS17 Allocation Engines

One of the key challenges in any IFRS17 implementation is to ensure that the technology used to underpin the new business processes is an enabler and not a barrier to success.  CFOs should be challenging their CTOs to help them break out of traditional reporting process thinking by demonstrating how technology can better connect data to deliver more […]

Should you be demanding more from your technology partners?

With data volumes increasing exponentially and regulatory reporting requirements becoming ever more complex, Finance functions are demanding more from their technology partners to support the delivery of their reporting processes. The complexity of both the data and the accounting rules in the Lloyd’s Market make data preparation a significant bottleneck in financial reporting.  This puts […]

Upstart technologies

Sport provides an interesting lens through which to view different business challenges, and professional cycling provides fascinating parallels for the current IT landscape. All cyclists belong to a paymaster team, but it is out on the road during cycling’s grand tours that the true teams of professional cycling are to be found.  The cyclists on […]

Martin Graham Appointed Chairman of Xyenta Board

We are delighted to announce that Martin Graham, ex-Chairman of AIM at the London Exchange is joining our leadership team as Chairman of the Board. Martin is an international technology and markets expert with considerable experience in leading cross-border teams to implement transformational growth strategies. As Director of Markets and Chairman of AIM at the […]

Best Practice Data Visualisation

The foundation of DV is the delivery and use of bespoke information by the end-user. Simple statement, but given the tsunami of structured and unstructured data that is collected, and flows between multiple devices and individuals and organisations, data management systems only permit a narrow view of the available data, diluting competitive advantage and value-add […]