Jeff Bolke of Eventus talks to John Lothian News about its latest advances in customer service and AML, and creating a culture of success.

Apr 11, 2023

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Jeff Bolke, the chief revenue officer at Eventus, was interviewed by John Lothian News at the FIA International Futures Conference in Boca Raton, FL. about its world of trade surveillance, market risk and anti-money laundering. Bolke discussed Eventus’ three-pronged approach to success. One big advancement for Eventus in 2023 was the creation of a signals-based approach for AML (anti-money laundering), which uses behaviors, scenarios, and logic to cut down the number of alerts received by clients, Bolke says.

Outstanding in 2023, Eventus standardized pricing and contracts to make it easier to do business, and the Eventus team focused on creating an attractive company culture that is transparent, collaborative, accountable, and diverse. Bolke said the company will be making some announcements soon in cross-product surveillance. In one 2023 innovation, the company applied industry-grade compliance technology to the crypto space. Eventus also landed its first big client in Tokyo toward the end of 2022. 

These are the questions we asked Bolke: 

  1. How does Eventus keep up with all the regulatory changes for your clients?
  2. What is Validus AML and why did you launch it?
  3. What similarities and differences have you seen with Eventus compared to past companies? 
  4. What opportunities are you seeing in the market for financial compliance software? 
  5. How are you thinking about innovation and rapid change?

 

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