John O’Connell Published in Advisor Perspectives by VettaFi: A Guide for Using TikTok and Temu

The Oasis Group CEO John O’Connell wrote this bylined article that was published in Advisor Perspectives by VettaFi, providing a guide to using TikTok and Temu, two popular apps that are subjects of increasing concern over privacy practices. John details the privacy conundrum and data collection concerns, as well as the compounded risks for financial...

Behind the Headlines: Exploring the Latest Cybersecurity Challenges in Wealth Management

Are you prepared for the evolving threats facing the wealth management industry? In this insightful webinar led by John O'Connell, CEO & Founder of Oasis, and Steven J. Ryder, Chief Strategy Officer of Visory as they delve into the most pressing cybersecurity challenges impacting your business.

Navigating the Digital Minefield: A Guide for Financial Advisors on TikTok and Temu

In an era where digital convenience intersects with unparalleled risks, financial advisors and wealth managers are tasked with safeguarding more than just financial assets; the protection of personal and client data stands paramount. Amidst this backdrop, two applications, TikTok and Temu, emerge as subjects of increasing concern over privacy practices. 

Tech Insights: Navigating the Future of Wealth Management

Wealth management technology leaders do not always have deep technical backgrounds, nor do they always have a Chief Technology Officer title. Nevertheless, they are accountable for developing the technology roadmap for their firms. They select technologies, implement, integrate, and interface with their firm’s service providers. They are accountable to make their advisor and client facing...

Ransomware Group BlackCat/ALPHV Weaponizes SEC Disclosure Rules

The digital era has brought with it an increase in cyber threats that target businesses of all sizes. As a response to this growing problem, the SEC introduced new regulations that compel companies to publicly disclose their breaches within specific deadlines.

The Dangers of Disparate Data: Leveraging Technology to Consolidate Sensitive Information, Maintain Compliance and Better Protect Your Firm

Why do so many RIAs have compliance data stored in different places? From HR to planning software to client documents on shared drives, disparate data can be perilous from both a cybersecurity and a compliance standpoint. As cyber threats evolve along with regulations regarding cybersecurity policies, RIAs need to take action to maintain compliance and better...

Every Wealth Manager Needs to Know About MOVEit

The MOVEit breach effects the clients of every wealth manager in America. This article not hyperbole or written to scare the reader. This article will cover: Defining the breach in executive terms, the meaning of the breach to your clients and your firm, the steps you can recommend for your clients today, and the steps...

Protecting Your Firm: The Power of People, Process, and Technology

Cybersecurity continues to be a major challenge for today’s advisory firms, who must navigate not only increasingly sophisticated cyber threats, but also evolving regulations surrounding their cybersecurity policies. From his seat as a tenured technology consultant, John O’Connell, founder and CEO of The Oasis Group, has seen it all. In this webinar replay, John...