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The CIR Business Continuity Awards 2020 winners

The annual CIR Business Continuity Awards winners were announced on 9th December 2020 via a video broadcast. This different approach to usual was due to COVID-19 restrictions. The Business Continuity Awards recognise business continuity excellence demonstrated by individuals and organizations around the world.

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ECB announces independent investigation into payments system outage

The European Central Bank (ECB) is launching an independent review of an incident that affected its real-time gross settlement system TARGET2 on 23rd October 2020, causing an outage for almost 10 hours. An initial investigation determined that a software defect in a network device was the specific technical cause of the incident.

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