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Why FinTech companies are heading to Lithuania

In recent years, Lithuania has stood out as the go to place for companies within the financial sector to set up shop.

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Coronavirus and safeguarding customers’ funds: proposed guidance for payment firms

On the 22nd May, the FCA released a consultation, outlining additional temporary guidance to support payment firms and their prudential risk management. Given the unprecedented circumstances of the ...

Topics: Risk Management

June 4, 2020
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Operational Resilience in the face of COVID-19

COVID-19 has now officially been declared a Pandemic by the World Health Organisation and a public health emergency, impacting people’s lives, businesses and the wider economy.

Topics: Featured, Risk Management, Insurance, Banking, Professional Services, Flexible, Talent Solutions

March 12, 2020
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A Strategic Regulatory Management Limited briefing note on SMCR

Ian Stevenson, Managing Consultant at Strategic Regulatory Management Limited gives his perspective on the UK Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) which comes into play in December.

Topics: Client Assets (CASS), Risk Management, Investment Management, Flexible, Talent Solutions, SMCR

November 18, 2019
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Who you should hire today to meet tomorrow's risks and regulations

FourthLine's Director of Talent Services, Dan Waltham discusses 8 essential areas companies should recruit for now in order to ensure future effective risk and regulation management.

Topics: Featured, Client Assets (CASS), Legal, Risk Management, Investment Management, Professional Services, Technology Media and Telecoms, Talent Solutions

November 11, 2019
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8 Reasons to consider a different recruitment solution

FourthLine Director Dan Waltham discusses the merits of looking beyond contingent as the only recruitment solution.

Topics: Insider, Client Assets (CASS), Risk Management, Investment Management, Banking, Consumer, Technology Media and Telecoms, Talent Solutions

November 8, 2019
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8 Reasons your recruitment process isn’t working out for you

1. Your internal recruitment metrics focus on the wrong KPIs In our article on the hidden costs of recruitment, we argued that retention was the true metric for successful executive recruitment. ...

Topics: Featured, Risk Management, Technology Media and Telecoms, Talent Solutions

November 7, 2019
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How do FS firms deal with Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM)?

As we are moving to an era of heavy reliance on third-party relationships alongside stronger scrutiny from the regulator, how should Financial Services approach TPRM?

Topics: Featured, Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking, Technology Media and Telecoms

September 19, 2019
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What's that coming over the hill - is the SM&CR a monster?

Getting ready for the full roll out of SM&CR shouldn't be a monstrous task if you put the proper preparation in place now, writes Jason Gardiner.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

August 21, 2019
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