Simon Brint
Marketing Manager
Don’t restrict IM channels, enable them.
" Financial institutions are under increasing pressure from regulatory bodies to implement technology that will counteract the risks associated with the use of popular instant messenger applications such as WhatsApp and WeChat in the workplace.

At VoxSmart we believe that the future of finance is mobile. The answer is not to restrict instant messenger channels, but enable them in a compliant manor, thus increasing front office revenue opportunity and eliminating the risk of financial penalty. "
What we've been reading this month...
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Finance firms warned over instant messaging security breaches
"78% of IT decision-makers within financial services have serious security concerns around the use of free consumer messaging apps such as WhatsApp."
Written by: Rozi Jones
6th March 2019 | 5 min read
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Instant messaging apps put financial institutions at risk
"As more people in the financial sector work from home or remotely, the use of free instant messaging apps, such as WhatsApp, is rising to enable remote employees to communicate with their colleagues around the world."
Written by: Comms Business
6th March 2019 | 5 min read
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WeChat, Facebook Messenger & WhatsApp: How personal IMS became an international problem for financial regulators.
"Being 2019, they also engage with their financial colleagues and accounts on their personal WeChat, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Skype, Slack, and other instant messaging (IM) platforms."
Written by: Michael Swarz
19th March 2019 | 5 min read
Regtech Around The Globe
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Millennials use WeChat and WhatsApp to discuss investments with wealth managers
"These applications offer a quick and easy way for wealth managers to contact their clients, to increase engagement levels, and grow revenue within the company"
Written by: International Finance
26th March 2019 | 5 min read
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Southeast Asian businesses seeking growth in China should try WeChat
“Smartphones and other technologies make business expansion quick and easy, irrespective of size or sector.”
Written by: Tech Wire Asia
11th March 2019 | 5 min read
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