White Papers

TORI Global produces a range of thought leadership and opinion pieces, a selection of which can be found below.

Staying Ahead of Criminals in the Age of Digital Deception

Financial crime, also known as FinCrime, is a complex, multi-faceted, and ever-changing threat that is advancing in its level of sophistication. Prevalence of financially motivated crime poses as an insurmountable challenge to both the development of economies as a whole and their stability, as well as the organisations that make up the whole financial ecosystem.

Digital Excellence Through Agile IT Transformation

The rise of digital companies over the past two decades has compelled traditional organisations across industries to radically rethink their operating models—for Agility, customer experience and flexibility to adopt new working practises.

Innovative Approaches to Meet your FY22 Budget Targets

CIOs engaging with the Board on a more regular basis will need new approaches to Cost optimisation fit for the Digital Transformation world.

Operational Resilience 2.0 Upgrading your Operating Model

Building a dynamic Operational Resilience framework, is not a box ticking activity from the middle office or IT departments. According to our research, only 58% have a clear visibility of their critical systems and processes.

3 C-Suite Actions to Improve Investment Returns in the New Agile Operating Model

Given the critical nature of Technology in most enterprises, that embed the Business Units with DevOps teams for their market-facing IT applications can internalise agility and better respond to market events. However, this paradigm shift requires an enhanced discipline in its investment planning to ensure it can reap the benefits of this new model.

CSDR Smart Paper

The CSDR Settlement Discipline Regime will have a significant impact on firms globally. Its effects range from trading and contractual arrangements to NAV processing. It introduces exceptions into processes that are currently automated alongside new, manual processes. Proper preparation is essential. This paper looks at the processing challenges that SDR brings and offers solutions to address them.

Operational Resilience Maturity Assessment

Operational Resilience (OR) is all encompassing. It must be embedded as a mindset through ways of working and reinforced through culture and behaviours.

Operational Resilience Smart Paper

This survey was conducted to examine trends in operational resilience within financial services organisations.

EBA Outsourcing Guidelines: Overhead or Opportunity?

The EBA Guidelines on Outsourcing, which came into effect on 30 September 2019, are designed to provide a harmonised framework to promote greater consistency in the assessment, selection, contracting and management of outsourced services across the EU and its various regulatory bodies.

Three Ways CROs can Reduce Overspend while Maintaining Risk Function Effectiveness

Risk and Compliance functions are constantly under pressure to reduce baseline operating costs without compromising their performance. However, this is inversely proportional to the ever-expanding remit and size of these functions, presenting CROs with a major challenge.

Commercial Business Planning: An Agile, Enterprise-wide Optimisation Framework

Financial services organisations are continuously searching for ways to address the myriad challenges of today's business environment: from reducing complexity of systems and processes, to increasing profitability through cost optimisation.

Addressing the Complexity of Enterprise Data Management

In the infrastructure world storage has for many years been treated as an exception when it comes to cost. Its share of the IT Budget has historically been relatively small, and it has always appeared too hard to get a grip on: storage is complicated, it is difficult to have direct impact, and there are always other priorities. However, with storage volume growing at >40% per year (according to IDC and Veritas1) it can no longer be ignored, despite underlying unit costs dropping by 15% per year2.