• 30 September 2015

    Flexibility crucial in attracting millennials

    By Jane Bird In a special report on millennials, the Financial Times speaks with one of DataArt's project managers in London and discovers that the company is a visionary employer attracting the best young talent thanks to its flexible schedules and challenging projects, much valued by young professionals [...]

  • 11 September 2015

    Wall Street Vs. Silicon Valley

    By Galen Stops Galen Stops of Profit & Loss observes financial technology startups of Silicon Valley challenging the rule of established banks of Wall Street in both retail and investment banking. Alexei Miller, head of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, takes the edge off the potential [...]

  • 2 September 2015

    The global capital markets are highly vulnerable to cyber attack…and Greece could be the warm-up

    By John Edge, DataArt In a post to Digital Forensics Magazine blog, John Edge, an advisor at DataArt, expresses his concern for the future of global capital markets. The ever increasing sophistication of cyber attacks and the security flaws of current technologies governing capital markets pose a real [...]

  • 30 August 2015

    ITV interviews Alexey Utkin on a recent tech glitch at HSBC

    Alexey Utkin, head of the Financial Services practice at DataArt UK, was interviewed by Chris Choi of ITV, UK’s premier news channel with 10 million viewers, on a recent tech glitch at HSBC. In his commentary, Alexey stresses the necessity of continuous investmenta into banking IT systems. Download [...]

  • 7 August 2015

    History of cashless payments

    By Vasily Bernstein, DataArt Vasily Bernstein, Payments Systems Expert at DataArt, goes back to the beginnings of the cashless payments, and shares his expertise with Vanilla +. From the Age of Discovery to check books and mobile payments, he traces the reasons for and explains the mechanisms of [...]

  • 21 July 2015

    Exclusive: Visa application portal closed following SC Magazine investigation

    By Davey Winder After The Guardian broke the story of the security breach in VFS Global, SC Magazine UK investigated further, and discovered that the issue remained unsolved several days later. Based on the input from Alexey Utkin of DataArt UK and its own research, SCMagazineUK.com forced the visa application [...]

  • 20 July 2015

    Serious flaw allowed security bypass on Italian visa site

    By Tom Reeve SC Magazine UK picked up the news, reported by The Guardian last week, of “a serious flaw in an online form left personal data of applicants for Italian visas exposed.” The story provides the gist of the incident and cites Dmitry Bagrov and Alexey Utkin of DataArt UK. “As [...]

  • 17 July 2015

    Users' data compromised after technical glitch at Home Office contractor

    By Saeed Kamali Dehghan Following the discovery of a security breech in VFS Global by the head of the Financial Services practice at DataArt UK, The Guardian ran a story highlighting the glitches in the system of the global visa services provider and offering commentary from Alexey Utkin & Dmitry Bagrov, [...]

  • 23 June 2015

    Reward your workout with new Puls'ation app

    Computer Business Review (CBR) runs a story of DataArt winning a special prize at the Future of Finance hakathon in Munich for its ingenious app Puls'ation. “Technology consulting firm DataArt has introduced a new app, Puls'ation, that allows users to exchange calories burnt during [...]

  • 22 June 2015

    Banking Digitalization – Five Stages of Grief

    Head of DataArt Switzerland contributes a timely (and brilliant) blog post to Computer Business Review on the five stages of grief by banks over the matter of digitization -  denial, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance (DABDA). “Alexander Makeyenkov, Managing Partner at DataArt, [...]