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Operational Resilience - Are you ready for March 2022?

In March 2021, UK regulators set out their requirements and guidance to strengthen operational resilience in the financial services sector and we are now only 2 months away from the first important deadline.

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New PRA consultation on operational resilience and continuity in resolution to holding companies

On 25 November 2021, the PRA published Consultation Paper 21/21: Operational Resilience and Operational Continuity in Resolution: CRR firms, Solvency II firms, and Financial Holding Companies (for ...

Topics: Featured, Talent Solutions, operational resilience, consultingservice

December 1, 2021
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Operational Resilience - The criticality of setting appropriate Impact Tolerances

Last week, around 500 Tesla owners were unable to connect and unlock their vehicles, causing lost hours for many users. Were people left outside in the cold, others unable to go to work or even worse ...

Topics: Featured, Talent Solutions, operational resilience, consultingservice

November 24, 2021
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How to Resource against your Operational Resilience Programme

With the recent publication of the PRA’s supervisory statement on Operational Resilience, firms are now in the process of building and delivering their response. At FourthLine, we are supporting ...

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

November 23, 2021
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The importance of collating all Business Units into your Operational Resilience plan

With the PRA and FCA's Operational Resilience compliance deadline now less than 5 months away, most in-scope firms are well on the way to building their own Operational Resilience resources and ...

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

November 9, 2021
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Operational Resilience | Salary Benchmark Report & Analysis

We have just released our Operational Resilience Salary Benchmark report for the UK. The report also includes typical Operational Resilience organisational structures within financial services firms. ...

Topics: Featured, Technology Media and Telecoms, Flexible, Talent Solutions, Technology

October 12, 2021
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Outsourcing and Third-Party Risk - Understanding your Fourth parties

Managing third-party risk is high on the priority list for financial services firms in 2021, and for PRA regulated firms, the added requirement to comply with the new regulatory regime (SS2/21) means ...

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

July 12, 2021
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The FCA's Payments & E-Money wind-down guidance- One year on

The continued fallout involving the payments processor, Wirecard, serves as a timely reminder of the prudential regulatory requirements that came into effect for the UK Payments sector, almost a year ...

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

July 2, 2021
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Operational Resilience - 52% of Firms not getting Board Buy-In

With the FCA and PRA's deadline now defined for Financial Services firms to comply with the new Operational Resilience Policy Statement, financial services firms are indicating that they struggle to ...

Topics: Featured, Risk Management, Insurance, Banking, Flexible, Talent Solutions, operational resilience

June 17, 2021
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