New York, NY. – 29th July 2020: BlueVoyant, a global expert-driven cybersecurity services company, has announced a strategic partnership with Foreside Financial Group (Foreside), to provide the company’s cybersecurity consulting, Professional Services (PS) and Managed Security Services (MSS) solutions to Foreside’s clients, enabling them to be proactive in the complex arena of cyber risk management.
This strategic alliance with Foreside, a provider of regulatory and compliance service and technology offerings to clients in the global asset and wealth management industry, will offer tailor-made cybersecurity consulting programs and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) solutions for all of Foreside’s 2,000+ Investment Advisors, Broker-Dealers, and global asset managers clients.
“Investment advisors and broker dealers are a common target for threat actors, as they handle highly sensitive client information. Therefore, a proactive, defensive stance is required to protect financial-related data from theft and exploitation,” said Mark Alcaide, Senior Managing Director, Foreside. “As a trusted and industry-recognized provider of cybersecurity services and with a highly experienced team of professionals, BlueVoyant is a great partner to deliver value-enhanced services to our clients, giving them confidence that their systems, data, and client information are robustly protected.”
Foreside will offer BlueVoyant’s MSS to clients, including MDR, and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) capabilities. Additionally, Foreside has partnered with BlueVoyant to offer Penetration Testing, Incident Response, and a full range of cybersecurity consulting services.
“BlueVoyant’s partnership with Foreside capitalizes on the firm’s position as one of the leading providers of compliance consulting solutions to Investment Advisors and Broker-Dealers,” adds Jim Rosenthal, co-founder and CEO, BlueVoyant. “Foreside’s clients can now access BlueVoyant’s cybersecurity tools through Foreside’s centralized client portal, allowing them to develop, implement, and maintain a customized cybersecurity program designed to meet their objectives.”
Foreside’s partnership with BlueVoyant offers simple, packaged cybersecurity services that are designed to not only help Investment Advisors and Broker-Dealers meet compliance expectations, but to help them prepare and protect themselves and their clients from potential cyber attacks.