Profile of Kathy BurgerEditorial Director
Member Since: 7/1/2014
Blog Posts: 396
Katherine Burger is Editorial Director of Bank Systems & Technology and Insurance & Technology, members of UBM TechWeb's InformationWeek Financial Services. She assumed leadership of Bank Systems & Technology in 2003 and of Insurance & Technology in 1991. In addition to directing the editorial strategy of both brands, Kathy is charged with the creation and development of new products, editorial supplements, special publications and live and online events including BS&T's Executive Summit, I&T's Executive Summit, Webcasts, live custom events and executive roundtables. Kathy is a frequent speaker/moderator at financial services industry conferences, and also has presented at a number of technology company user group and sales force events, as well as numerous Webcasts sponsored by industry leaders. She is a graduate of Carleton College.
Articles by Kathy Burger
posted in February 2009
Carver names Mark Ricca to newly created Chief Risk Officer position, and Thomas Sperzel to SVP/Controller; both appointments address enterprise risk management requirements.
News from BAI Transpay 2009: Panini launches new small business RDC check scanner; capabilities include dual-sided image capture and advanced reading technologies.
News from BAI TransPay 2009: SunTrust implements Orbograph Sereno image-based fraud detection solution to further reduce check fraud losses.
Fiserv launches new brand identity; president/CEO Yabuki says vendor's scale "uniquely positions us to lead the development of next-generation solutions that will transform the way financial services are delivered."
The fallout from the global credit crisis is causing many bankers to complain they're being unfairly criticized, but the reality is that the industry has a long way to go to regain the public's trust.
CSC launches ComplyID to help in Red Flag compliance; Web-based solution provides automatic detection, resolution of potential ID fraud attempts.
Bank of the West Selects Custom Credit Systems' commercial lending software to automate syndications servicing process; aims to increase loan-processing volume without additional staff.
HSBC names William Nowicki head of trade and supply chain for North America; previously was global head of trade and client delivery at Citi.
NACHA reports that ACH transaction volume increased in fourth quarter of 2008, withs strong growth for Internet payments.
There were no rave reviews for Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 10, of the Obama Administration's "Financial Stability Plan."
Ellie Mae and Loan-Score aim to provide mortgage originators with greater efficiency via instant pricing and eligibility capabilities.
What kinds of "portable" skills do out-of-work bankers and Wall Street traders bring to the marketplace?
Fiserv Names Erik Stein VP of Solutions Architecture, Fraud & Compliance Solutions to drive anti-fraud innovation and strategy.
Metzler Asset Management, part of Germany's oldest private bank, implements Omgeo Central Trade Manager to automate middle and back office.
Not wanting to be a technology laggard, I've joined the millions of people (anywhere between 1 million and 10 million, depending on how you count), including BS&T's Maria Bruno-Britz, who have become Tweeters.
TIBCO Enters Hardware Space with Messaging Appliance P-7500, which targets latency, predictability and throughput requirements.