Ensuring Data Accuracy in Research Organisations
By Joe Galletta, Sales Manager, ClusterSeven Recently, it transpired that 20 per cent of academic papers on gene research that are based on data collated in Excel spreadsheets have errors, writes Joe Galtetta. This is an eye-opener. It clearly highlights the extent to which the...
The key to Solvency II compliance
By Henry Umney, VP of Sales, ClusterSeven If you would like to download this in pdf form, please click here. Originally published in Insurance Business.
ClusterSeven Annual State of the Spreadsheet 2016: The Spreadsheet is Here to Stay
Take a look at the results of a recent survey ClusterSeven took of 160 professionals across the financial industry to understand the perception of spreadsheets and End User Computing tools (EUC) within their organizations. We have also published a report which goes into more depth on...
Data quality instrumental to financial stress testing programmes
By Henry Umney, VP of Sales, ClusterSeven Data plays a critical role in the complex process of stress testing, and as most stress tests are conducted wholly or partially via spreadsheet-based models in banks and financial institutions, it’s hardly surprising that the Bank of England’s...
Data quality underpins success in stress tests
When it comes to stress testing, spreadsheets have emerged as a potential source for proliferating bad data, prompting banks to search for other often more automated solutions. By Henry Umney, Vice President of Sales at governance specialist ClusterSeven A recent paper published by the Adam Smith Institute (ASI)...
EUC applications: The need for innovation
1 August 2016 • Source: Henry Umney, VP of Sales, ClusterSeven Henry Umney talks to FX-MM about the need for innovation in End User Computing Applications. Recent news that Marks and Spencer (M&S) inadvertently issued inaccurate company results due to an error in a spreadsheet...