financial services Articles


Addressing Location Strategy in Europe With a Rising Virtual Workforce

As remote work becomes the new reality, companies across Europe are assessing geographic pay differentials and the impact of location strategy on total rewards.

Published: September 2020
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A Year Unlike Any Other for the European Banking Industry

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are bringing about new compensation challenges for banks in Europe, further highlighting the importance of data to make informed decisions.

Published: September 2020
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Identifying Operational Risk at Financial Services Firms: Common Blind Spots and Cost-Effective Remedies

A holistic effort to assess and address commonly overlooked risk areas can help your firm reduce operational risks, save time and money, as well as focus on key areas for positive business impact and market perception.

Published: August 2020
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In a Post COVID-19 World, Human Capital Is at the Forefront for Financial Services Firms

Originally published in Bank Director, this article dives into the business challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic slowdown, and highlights key lessons and tips to consider.

Published: July 2020
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For Financial Services Firms, COVID-19 Means Navigating Uncertainty on Many Levels

In the midst of an ongoing humanitarian crisis and growing economic concerns, financial services firms should take a step back to thoroughly assess and evaluate their operations.

Published: May 2020
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Tech Convergence in Financial Services Industry: Your Questions Answered

The convergence of financial services and technology has caused firms to put the transformation of their workforce at the center of their strategy. Companies are focused on exploring new ways of working, redesigning their organizational structures, evaluating their entire employee value proposition to improve engagement, and making strategic investments in new skills and technology to support this transformation. In order to compete with tech firms and with the growing popularity of the Silicon Valley approach to attracting and retaining key employees, financial firms must acknowledge that the broader ecosystem of rewarding digital talent is changing and transform their value proposition with it.

Published: June 2018
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