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From 1 July 2017, the finance and banking industry operating in the UK will be represented by a new trade association, UK Finance. It will represent around 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services. The new organisation will take on most of the activities previously carried out by the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders, Financial Fraud Action UK, Payments UK and the UK Cards Association.x
In this section experts provide in-depth analysis of the important themes and issues facing the banking industry
The latest “Bank on Your People” survey provides a snapshot of wellbeing in banks. Paul Barrett, Head of Wellbeing at the Bank Workers Charity, discusses the survey’s findings and what they say about employee wellbeing in the financial sector.Read more
The fully integrated data model is not the “silver bullet” that some may claim and there is an alternative, writes Pavel Yakovlev, Head of Solutions Team EMEA at Axiom SL.Read more
Piers Claughton, corporate affairs manager at Which?, explains why the success of the Government’s Pensions Wise service is crucial in the wake of new pension reforms.Read more
The use of advanced risk models in banks and financial institutions has caused a revolution in the way firms conduct their business, writes Ruben García Moral and Juan García Cascales from consulting firm Management Solutions.Read more
The Consumer Rights Act comes into force in October 2015 and will apply to financial services. Rosanna Bryant, a partner in the Financial Regulation Group at Addleshaw Goddard LLP, explains how the law has changed.Read more
How could the proposals in the FCA/PRA consultation on whistleblowing affect your organisation? In this briefing paper, Grania Baird and Fiona Lowrie from Farrer & Co LLP consider the consultation paper’s implications.Read more