Personal Accounting Software

I have long desired a personal accounting software that can be populated with data from downloaded bank statements and other source documents with minimal manual intervention. GnuCash is a widely used open source software with enough capability to be used by small businesses. However, its ability to import data from other formats is very limited.… Continue reading Personal Accounting Software

SWIFT hacking threatens to erode confidence in financial sector

I had a short blog post on the Bangladesh-Bank SWIFT hacking shortly before I went on a two month long vacation. Since then, the story has become more and more frightening. It is no longer about Bangladesh Bank and its cheap routers: the hacking now appears to be global in scope and sophisticated in approach:… Continue reading SWIFT hacking threatens to erode confidence in financial sector