DevOps

DevOps combines development and operations in an agile way, removing walls, gates and transitions to increase accountability for the full end-to-end software development process. It reduces the time-to-market, lower costs and improves the overall quality of the software.

Brexit

The UK is set to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019 but the exact terms of its departure still remain uncertain. The UK media is rife with reports of ongoing wrangling between the different factions, with some parties even calling for the whole debate to be restarted. Whatever the outcome,...

Diversity in the workplace

One hundred years on from women winning the right to vote in the UK, and female rights, and in particular equality in the workplace, are still dominating the headlines. Notable advances have been made, but women are still woefully underrepresented at the senior levels. International Women’s Day...

GDPR

The deadline for compliance with the long-awaited EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may now be behind us, but there is still no room for complacency. Failing to take seriously what has been billed as the biggest change to data privacy laws in over 20 years could cost your business as much as €20 million or 4% of global turnover. Make sure you know where your business stands.

Robotics

The robots are coming! Now is the time to embrace technological advances that are accelerating the process of replacing people with robotics and automation. It’s not about removing humans from the workplace, but rather enabling organisations to make the best use of their employees in areas that...

DevOps

DevOps combines development and operations in an agile way, removing walls, gates and transitions...

Brexit

The UK is set to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019 but the exact terms of its departure...

Diversity in the workplace

One hundred years on from women winning the right to vote in the UK, and female rights, and in...

GDPR

The deadline for compliance with the long-awaited EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may now be behind us, but there is still no room for complacency. Failing to take seriously what has been billed as the biggest change to data privacy laws in over 20 years could cost your business as much as €20 million or 4% of global turnover. Make sure you know where your business stands.

Robotics

The robots are coming! Now is the time to embrace technological advances that are accelerating the...

Transformational Consulting for Financial Services

Brickendon is an award-winning transformational management and technology consultancy, specialising in innovative solutions for the financial services industry. Our people are intelligent and focussed high achievers, with an average of 10 years’ domain experience. Every member brings the best process and expertise from their past to continually improve how we, at Brickendon, improve things for our clients.

Latest Articles, Insight Papers & News

Strategy matters, especially where technology is conncerned

Strategy matters, especially where technology is conncerned

Innovation is fuelling the evolution of the technology world, but in order to take full advantage of the opportunities it brings, organisations need to ensure they have a clear, well-communicated technology strategy to help them reach their goal. Brickendon Director and technology strategy expert Geoff Cooper looks at why strategy matters.

SFTR – the latest regulation on the block

SFTR – the latest regulation on the block

GDPR and MiFID are old news. Now it’s time for Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR). Aimed at improving transparency around securities lending and repos or Securities Financing Transactions (SFTs), as well as addressing the inherent risk in transactions entering ‘shadow banking’ areas, the deadline for SFTR compliance is the second half of 2019. Read on to find out more.

Brickendon named amongst preferred suppliers for UK government work

Brickendon named amongst preferred suppliers for UK government work

Brickendon has been named as a preferred supplier for UK public sector work, allowing the fast-growing transformational consultancy to use its technology, digital and change management expertise to help not only some of the world’s largest banks, but also the UK government.

Technology Management – Strategy, Execution & Governance

Technology Management – Strategy, Execution & Governance

Brickendon recognises the importance of a clear, structured and well-planned technology strategy. Do you? Here, Brickendon Director Geoff Cooper identifies the challenges and issues associated with devising an appropriate technology management
strategy and lays out a suitable framework for successful delivery.

Brickendon Journal 14

Brickendon Journal 14

The future is all about transformation. As well as looking at some of the hot topics facing the financial services sector, such as data, cloud and DevOps, our latest journal (Journal 14) examines the many changes that are taking place in the financial services, in particular in relation to the developments in analytics, and outlines how businesses need to embrace these if they are to survive.

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