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 March 2008
The crisis at Bear Stearns shows the devastating consequences -- from bank failures to stricter regulation -- on the financial services industry of the subprime mess and global credit crisis, especially in the metropolitan New York region, are still unfolding.
What do soon-to-be-former Governor Eliot Spitzer of New York and Societe General's rogue trader Jerome Kerviel have in common? It appears that an understanding of bank risk management systems and regul