Entreda Enters Relationship with Scottrade® Advisor Services on Cybersecurity Compliance Automation
August 26, 2015
Entreda’s Unify Software Offered to Financial Advisors using the Scottrade® Advisor Services Platform
SAN MATEO, Calif., August 26, 2015— Entreda today announced that it entered into a relationship with Scottrade® Advisor Services to make Entreda’s Unify cybersecurity policy enforcement software and services available to advisors using Scottrade Advisor Services as a custodian. Under the new agreement, the two companies will offer cybersecurity best practice webinars to advisors using Scottrade Advisor Services, who will now be eligible for discounted pricing on Entreda’s Unify software that automates cybersecurity and compliance with SEC/FINRA regulations.
“The SEC, FINRA and many state securities boards have identified cybersecurity as a top priority,” said Sid Yenamandra, CEO and cofounder of Entreda. “Organizations must now aggressively educate users about security best practices and find ways to ensure new security policies are enforced.”
Scottrade Advisor Services is a business unit of investing services company Scottrade, Inc., providing custodial and institutional trading services for independent registered investment advisors. The business unit helps advisors build their business by offering access to award winning technology from key third-party vendors and other scalable solutions to ensure they are successful.
Entreda developed its award-winning software platform to help financial advisors protect client information and assets with the highest standards of security. Unify analyzes and monitors the servers, computers, and tablets advisors use in their businesses in order to verify enforcement of security best practices, including compliance with a comprehensive checklist that conforms to FINRA and SEC technology guidelines. This enables advisors to automate much of the effort necessary to achieve technology compliance. Entreda is currently working with hundreds of financial advisors that are affiliated with other major institutional and custodial firms.
Scottrade Advisor® Services is dedicated to supporting the needs of the independent registered investment advisor through agreements with third-party key service providers and personalized support through dedicated relationship teams. For more information, visit https://advisor.scottrade.com.
About Entreda Entreda is a software company founded in 2011 with offices in San Mateo, California. Entreda's Unify cybersecurity policy enforcement software analyzes and monitors servers, computers, mobile devices and networks financial firms use in order to verify enforcement of security best practices including compliance with a comprehensive checklist that conforms to FINRA and SEC technology guidelines. For more information, visit http://www.entreda.com.
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