The evolution of the finance team

The COVID-19 pandemic has left no individuals, families or businesses unaffected. For businesses, the overall economic uncertainty, as well as having to adapt to remote working due to shelter in place orders, has put business planning processes under immense pressure, with calibrations needed even faster and with more frequency. Just…...

Banking themes to expect in 2020

We’re now well into the first quarter of 2020, and despite the global economy stuttering following months of trade tensions and Brexit uncertainty, and the more recent impact of the global coronavirus pandemic, existing trends in the banking sector continue to march on. In this article, partners Paul Gair, Harry…...

Banking Is Only The Beginning: 42 Big Industries Blockchain Could Transform

Bitcoin and other virtual currencies are made possible by what’s known as blockchain technology. Blockchain is essentially a global public ledger capable of automatically recording and verifying a high volume of digital transactions, regardless of location.Bitcoin’s popularity is proving blockchain’s usefulness in finance, but entrepreneurs have come to believe blockchain could transform many…...

Banking Is Only The Beginning: 42 Big Industries Blockchain Could Transform

Bitcoin and other virtual currencies are made possible by what’s known as blockchain technology. Blockchain is essentially a global public ledger capable of automatically recording and verifying a high volume of digital transactions, regardless of location.Bitcoin’s popularity is proving blockchain’s usefulness in finance, but entrepreneurs have come to believe blockchain could transform many…...

Recruiting Trends that are Gripping the Financial Industry

  As the year ends, many organizations are now speculating on recruitment trends that will potentially impact the Finance industry in 2019. According to Deloitte, the financial services industry  can expect to see more issues pertaining to regulation, disruptive models and technologies, continued shifts in demographics, restructuring portfolios,  as well…...

Firing in the Financial Services Industry: the 5 Most Common Reasons Finance Professionals are Laid Off

  Being laid off or fired, though extremely unpleasant, is very much an aspect in every professional industry. This is especially so in today’s fiercely competitive Financial Services  market, where for every one employee,  you have numerous potential replacements and applicants for the same position. It stands to reason that…...