Accume Webinars

Private Equity – Cybersecurity & Privacy Risks

Join us on Wednesday, November 13th at 12 PM ET!

Accume Partners’ Private Equity – Cybersecurity & Privacy Risks webinar will cover the following topics:
  • Private Equity Management Company
  • Cyber Business Risk Assessment
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Investor Expectations
  • Portfolio Companies
  • Understanding Inherent Cyber Risks
  • Effective Cyber Risk Measurement
  • Ongoing Monitoring of Portfolio Companies
Hear from the following subject matter experts:
  • Michael Corcione, Managing Director, Cybersecurity & Privacy Practice Leader for Accume Partners
  • Michael Rosenberg, Executive Director & Asset Management Leader for Accume Partners
  • Guest Speaker
Accume Partners’ team has extensive knowledge and experience working with Private Equity firms of all sizes. Our team has worked with some of the world’s largest Private Equity firms to establish and strengthen their cyber, information security, and data privacy policies, procedures, and technical controls.
We look forward to your attendance and providing you with guidance and advice to reduce your firm’s Cyber Risk within the management company and your portfolio companies.
If you have any questions, please reach out to Accume Partners at 1.888.696.1515 or info@accumepartners.com
IT Internal Audit Hot Topics Webinar

Accume Partners will present a webinar discussing the hot topics surrounding IT Internal Audit, including:

• Board Reporting
• Vendor Due Diligence
• Data Governance
• Cybersecurity Business Risk Assessment
• Data Privacy/Protection

Hear from the following subject matter experts:

• Michael Fiore, Senior Director & IT Internal Audit Practice Leader for Accume Partners
• Michael Corcione, Managing Director, Cybersecurity & Privacy Practice Leader for Accume Partners
• Audrey Magennis, Senior Director, IT Internal Audit for Accume Partners
• Guest Speaker Michael Paliseno, Managing Director, Head of IT Audit for Guggenheim Partners

If you have any questions, please reach out to Accume Partners at 1.888.696.1515 or info@accumepartners.com

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Risk And Regulatory Hot Topics

Tune in for insight around the ever-changing business environment with our Risk and Regulatory Compliance Update webinar. Key topics covered will include:

  • BSA/AML Model Validation
  • BSA Customer Due Diligence Rule
  • Board Reporting
  • Cybersecurity

In this webinar, we’ll discuss and evaluate the benefits of conducting AML model validations, how to comply with the new Beneficial Ownership Rule, delineate recommended data elements for Board reporting and discuss the latest trends in cybersecurity.

Join us on Wednesday, May 9th at 12PM ET and receive one CPE credit!

If you have any questions, please reach out to Accume Partners at 1.888.696.1515 or information@accumepartners.com

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AML System And OFAC Filter Model Validation Webinar

In this webinar, we’ll discuss and evaluate the benefits of model validations or the need for these projects as part of the risk management process at financial institutions. While model validation has received increased attention from the Financial Institutions’ Regulators in recent years and may appear to be the driving force behind some projects undertaken by banks and other institutions in recent years, conducting post-implementation reviews at the end of a project to validate appropriate implementation, data integrity, MIS accuracy, and achievement of project objectives, etc. has been the regulatory requirement and industry practice for decades regarding any system implementation. Considering that these requirements have been in place since the time technology was not as pervasive as it is today, it is not only a regulatory expectation but a prudent risk management practice to have various audits and reviews in the matter, e.g. pre-implementation, post-implementation, periodic data integrity testing and model validation, etc. as these assure the effectiveness of the design and performance of the model and related processes.

U.S. Regulatory guidelines as well as Examination Procedures are clear on the expectations of managing AML risks, including those related to the AML risk management models. While various regulatory guidelines have dealt with model risk management and regulatory agencies have been asking for results of independent AML/OFAC pre and post-implementation audits and model validation reports, New York State Regulator for banking and insurance has issued a regulation that makes these activities mandatory as part of Transaction Monitoring and Filtering Program risk management processes at covered entities.

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For more information, please email information@accumepartners.com

Cybersecurity And Lessons Learned From Security Incidents

Accume Partners presented a webinar on May 31 in which we shared some of key insights our firm and our clients have gained in responding to actual security incidents. Best practices were also shared during the session.

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To gain more background on cybersecurity and one of the key risks hiding in organizations, please read “It Could Never Happen to Us…”, an article written by Michael Barrack.

The article can be found here

Following the recent “WannaCry” Malware attack, it’s incredibly important for companies of all sizes to stay vigilant and review all security measures. These global attacks reflect an increased capability on the part of Internet bad actors, and could happen at any time. We are providing detailed guidance on preventive action for our vulnerability management clients in response to this threat. We are also offering this information to all Accume clients upon request. If you are interested in getting these details, please contact information@accumepartners.com.

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