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Equifax raiders have your data. Now what?

Equifax raiders have your data. Now what?

The breach is “grisly,” said Paige Schaffer, president and COO of insurer Generali Global Assistance’s Identity and Digital Protection Services division, which helps victims of cybercrimes...
Solving the Problems of an Equifax

Solving the Problems of an Equifax

I talked to Paige Schaffer, president and COO of identity protection services global unit with Generali Global Assistance, to find out about the nation’s data protection health...
Is Gold Overpriced? This Bullish Firm Thinks So

Is Gold Overpriced? This Bullish Firm Thinks So

“Gold has the ability to test $1,400 by the year-end,” Barry Canham, CEO of INTL FCStone Commodities DMCC and global head of the Precious Metals division, told Kitco News in a phone interview last week...
Birds of a feather flock together

Birds of a feather flock together

Chris Carnicelli, CEO of Generali Global Assistance, believes that selecting the right air ambulance partner for an assistance company’s business is absolutely essential to a smooth repatriation...
GENERALI GLOBAL ASSISTANCE APPOINTS VLADIMIR POLETAEV AS VP OF GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FOR IDENTITY & DIGITAL PROTECTION

GENERALI GLOBAL ASSISTANCE APPOINTS VLADIMIR POLETAEV AS VP OF GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FOR IDENTITY & DIGITAL PROTECTION

Generali Global Assistance (“The Company”), a leader in the assistance industry since its founding in 1963, part of the global Generali Group, and the developer of a proprietary and innovative identity and digital protection platform, today announced the appointment of Vladimir Poletaev as Vice President of Global Business Development for Identity and Digital Protection Services...
Generali Global Assistance Appoints Vladimir Poletaev As VP Of Global Business Development

Generali Global Assistance Appoints Vladimir Poletaev As VP Of Global Business Development

Generali Global Assistance, a leader in the assistance industry since its founding in 1963, part of the global Generali Group, and the developer of a proprietary and innovative identity and digital protection platform,today announced the appointment of Vladimir Poletaev as Vice President of Global Business Development for Identity and Digital Protection Services...
How healthcare providers can curb medical identity theft

How healthcare providers can curb medical identity theft

“The effects of having one’s medical identity stolen can range widely,” said Paige Schaffer, president and COO, identity and digital protection services global unit, at Generali Global Assistance, one of the first companies to offer identity theft protection and resolution services in the United States...

To get more insights into the Equifax breach and how consumers can better protect themselves from identity theft, we spoke with Paige Schaffer, President & COO at the Identity and Digital Protection Services Global Unit of Generali Global Assistance...

Industry Intelligence


 

FINRA Approves Proposals to Strengthen Controls on High-Risk Brokers

FINRA Approves Proposals to Strengthen Controls on High-Risk Brokers

In an ongoing mandate to protect investors, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Board of Governors approved the next step in FINRA’s ongoing initiative to strengthen controls on brokers with a history of significant past misconduct and to ensure greater accountability for firms that choose to employ high-risk brokers...
High-Touch Hangs On in Equities

High-Touch Hangs On in Equities

Fund managers still prefer high-touch, rather than electronic, execution for more than a third of US cash equities and non-US cash equities according to new research...
CFTC: A New Direction Forward

CFTC: A New Direction Forward

Speaking at the FIA’s International Futures Industry Conference the day after President Trump nominated him to serve as chairman of the CFTC, acting chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced a new, forward-looking agenda for the regulator focused on fostering economic growth, enhancing US financial markets and right-sizing its regulatory footprint...
U.S. Buyside Eyes MiFID II

U.S. Buyside Eyes MiFID II

Mid- and small-tier US-based asset managers should not think that they’ve dodged the MiFID II bullet, according to the discussion on a Security Traders Association open call...