• Ask the experts: Public share ownership

    Jul 3, 2014
    Amid concerns that private investors are being unfairly excluded from UK company flotations, what can be done to increase public share ownership? Dr Tim May MCSI, Chief Executive of the Wealth Management Association (WMA), has some answers
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  • Success in the cities

    Jun 25, 2014
    The UK’s regional financial centres are thriving, with a growing number of global firms looking beyond London to expand their operations
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  • Inhospitable climate

    Jun 18, 2014
    New FCA guidelines on inducements are forcing fund groups to cross events off their corporate hospitality calendars
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  • Word on the web - cyber crime

    Jun 17, 2014
    With the Bank of England launching a new framework to test for cyber vulnerabilities, we round up the latest news on how financial institutions are struggling to combat mounting online threats
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  • Word on the web

    May 28, 2014
    How the banking sector can enhance its image and be a force for good is concentrating the minds of industry experts
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  • Adults' fear of numbers turns young people off finance careers

    May 13, 2014

    A lack of understanding of financial services among parents and teachers, shaped by poor numeracy skills, is turning young people off a career in the sector, a CISI survey has concluded.

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  • Technology and crime shoot up the risk charts

    May 7, 2014
    The latest ‘Banana skins’ report on bank risk from the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation and PwC highlights growing back-office concerns.  George Littlejohn MCSI looks at the findings
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  • View from Cyprus

    May 4, 2014
    A new system of corporate governance for banks is needed to change the sector for the better, says Petros Florides, Chartered FCSI.  Here Petros, Vice President of the CISI National Advisory Council in Cyprus, makes his case.
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  • Disruption and innovation: A thin tech line

    Apr 29, 2014
    Regulation and technology are tugging financial services in different directions. Ariadna Sánchez reports from the frontier
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  • EMIR reporting: the gift that keeps on giving?

    Mar 3, 2014
    George Littlejohn MCSI surveys the acronym alphabet around over-the-counter markets regulation
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