IT

Largest-ever IT leadership study shows CIO’s growing strategic influence

Turbulent times see technology leaders get to grips with digital by focusing on consistency and stability as well as fostering innovation. Meanwhile, more CEOs and boards are turning to their CIOs for help in navigating the uncertainties, threats and opportunities in todays’ digital world.
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The Data Protection Officer – Is there a new sheriff in town?

Privacy compliance in Europe will soon take a big step forward with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). When the GDPR comes into effect on 25 May 2018, many organizations must appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO). What is the DPO’s role and how can you ensure success?
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Protecting customer data isn’t enough. What about employee data?

With the publication of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), organizations began assessing the regulation’s impact. When it comes to evaluating personal data, enterprises tend to focus on customer data. But what about employee data?
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Die jüngsten Entwicklungen im Schweizer Datenschutzgesetz

Nach der Revision des Europäischen Datenschutzrechts wurde gespannt der Vorentwurf für die Revision des Schweizer Datenschutzgesetzes (DSG) erwartet. Auf was für eine Stossrichtung lässt der veröffentlichte Vorentwurf schliessen, und was könnte das für Unternehmen in Zukunft bedeuten?
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Tax goes IT

Gone are the days when tax advice was a secret science limited to preparing written submissions and obtaining rulings. Modern tax advisory services increasingly draw on IT, with the use of software solutions gradually becoming the norm. Tax goes IT, so to speak.
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A regulation to fight cyber risks?

The revision of the FINMA Operational Risk Circular 2008/21 will bindingly and explicitly include Cyber Risk in the IT operational risks for banks. Beyond the regulatory requirements for banks, which position shall be adopted when facing Cyber Risks?
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