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Visit us at the 2018 FMFD Annual Conference and the IIAC Fintech Summit

April 18, 2018

VigilantCS is excited to be a sponsor at this year’s Federation of Mutual Fund Dealers (FMFD) Annual Conference and at the IIAC 2018 Fintech Summit.  Stop by our booth at the FMFD Conference April 26th and the IIAC Fintech Summit June 1st.  And if you happen to be in Montreal April 26th, be sure to say…

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VigilantCS to participate in Rotman Machine Learning Fintech Conference

April 6, 2018

Hear VigilantCS CEO Rob Kirwin speak May 2nd at the Rotman Machine Learning Fintech Conference to be held at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. Find out more here:  https://bit.ly/2Iz7ftg

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Press Release – VigilantCS receives grant to develop an Insider Threat & Risk Management Ai solution for the Financial Services Industry

March 13, 2018

OTTAWA – March 13, 2018 – VigilantCS, a FinTech Global RegTech 100 company, is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a Cybersecurity Fintech Innovation Pilot Program (CFIP) grant by the Ontario Centres of Excellence in recognition of the significant potential of their regtech solution to help the industry understand & manage staff compliance…

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VigilantCS CEO Robert Kirwin appointed to the OSC Fintech Advisory Committee

February 7, 2018

VigilantCS is proud  to announce that Robert Kirwin, Founder and CEO of VigilantCS has been selected to join the Ontario Securities Commission’s Fintech Advisory Committee.   View the full OSC press release here: http://www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_nr_20180207_fintech-advisory-committee-members.htm

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2017 Canada FinTech Forum

November 8, 2017

Canada FinTech Forum Pitch Contest organized by Finance Montréal. VigilantCS – Robert Kirwin

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VigilantCS has been selected as a RegTech100 global innovator by FinTech Global

November 1, 2017

VigilantCS is one of only 3 Canadian and one of only 100 global regtech firms to make 2017 RegTech 100 list.  We are proud to have been recognized as innovators in the regtech space and look forward to continued success providing Financial Services firms with leading edge compliance solutions. View the full press release here: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/canadas-rapidly-growing-fintech-ecosystem-produces-world-leading-regtech-companies-654403503.html…

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VigilantCS is excited to attend the Montreal FinTech Forum & sibos 2017

October 6, 2017

We are looking forward to seeing you at the FinTech Forum in Montreal & sibos 2017 in Toronto!  Don’t miss VigilantCS CEO Rob Kirwin’s presentation, October 10th in Montreal, on how the VCSPro platform, supported by our Behavioural & Data Scientists, works to predict a staff member’s propensity to be compliant.

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How to effectively implement the new IIROC CE Requirements to achieve higher competency levels at lower cost

September 7, 2017

Why are IIROC proposed enhancements to continuing education (CE) and the MFDA’s planned introduction of the same causing such upheaval in the industry? Two reasons: standardization and cost, say the firms with whom we have spoken. Are these valid objections? No, they are not. Let us explain. Greater Choice for Professional Development With the availability…

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Regulation as a Service: One solution does fit all

June 26, 2017

As a Chief Compliance Officer and regulator in my former life, it surprised me that technology and common standards across the industry do not play a central role in managing compliance programs. Given that all firms under one regulator have the same requirements, I expected to find but did not find providers who offered platforms…

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