Northern Ireland showcased cyber security and fintech innovation at the UK – NL Cyber & FinTech Summit accompanied by leading vendors Datactics, Kx Systems, Metacompliance, and Uleska.
Northern Ireland is globally recognised for its unique cyber security eco-system comprised of international firms such as Rapid7, Proofpoint, and most recently Microsoft, plus innovative start-ups such as Uleska, Vertical Structure and TitanIC. Northern Ireland hosts the Centre for Secure IT (CSIT), the UK’s largest cyber security research cluster, part of Queen’s University Belfast.
The region’s compelling combination of technical excellence and cost competitiveness is driving growth in the fintech industry with Northern Ireland recently ranking in the top three Fintech Locations of the Future, next to London and Singapore (FT fDi Markets, 2019). Deep expertise in trading and payments technologies, regulatory and compliance solutions and data analytics combined with pioneering R&D in disruptive technologies such as blockchain and AI underpin the region’s global reputation.
To find out more about cyber security and fintech in Northern Ireland and to meet our innovative companies, visit the NI stand at CFS2020.
Datactics provides an award-winning self-service data quality and matching software platform designed for non-technical business users in financial services firms to measure and fix data issues. Solutions ensure compliance with financial regulations; deliver a true “single customer view”; and increase the accuracy, and reduce the cost, of AML & KYC.
Kx Systems’ provides a unified approach to real-time and historical data analysis through its kdb+ time-series database platform. kdb+ has been embraced across Finance, Cyber, Defence, Telco and Manufacturing verticals. The Kx Enterprise platform is a comprehensive data ingest, exploration, visualization and reporting environment with exceptional performance and TCO.
Metacompliance provides customers with a fully integrated and multilingual suite of software that keeps their staff safe online, secures their digital assets and helps protect their reputation and brand. Metacompliance has developed a cloud platform that combines the key pieces of software functionality needed. This includes Policy Management, e-Learning, Simulated Phishing, Incident Management and Privacy Management.
Uleska is a unique, scalable platform that provides automated and continuous software security testing whilst translating risk, saving customer resources such as time, money, and personnel. Uleska orchestrates security testing to increase security coverage across applications. Uleska then provides a monetary risk report for relevant stakeholders. This could save organizations millions of dollars in fines and reputational damage.