Brexit

Britain’s decision to leave the EU has caused ramifications across all areas of the financial services sector. Where your business is located has taken on a whole new meaning, with the possibility that some firms may be unable to properly service clients in all regions post-Brexit. The only certain thing is that now is the time to address the issue. Failing to prepare your business for the post-Brexit world now could be fatal.
Legal Entity Transformation in a Brexit World

Legal Entity Transformation in a Brexit World

Britain’s decision to leave the EU means many things for the financial services sector, including the possibility of being unable to properly service clients in all regions post-Brexit. Brickendon’s experts look at how best to prepare for all eventualities and avoid potentially significant losses of income.

Brexit: Banks – on the road to somewhere?

Brexit: Banks – on the road to somewhere?

Does Brexit spell the reversal of the recent trend towards organisational and legal entity simplification in the banking sector and if so, what does it mean for the benefits that have at last begun to be realised thanks to organisational synergies? While the precise nature of the upcoming changes remains to be seen, Brickendon considers that the UK may win as well as lose some business.

Location Optimisation in a Brexit world

Location Optimisation in a Brexit world

Britain’s decision to trigger Article 50 in March of 2017 has caused ramifications across all areas of the business world. Location optimisation decisions that were once focussed purely on cost are now seeking to ensure businesses will be able to continue to service customers across the UK and the European Union. Brickendon looks at the new challenges businesses are facing in the light of Brexit and offers advice on how best to address them.

Why Brexit and Trump are basically the same thing

Why Brexit and Trump are basically the same thing

Back in June presidential candidate Donald Trump likened the UK’s decision to leave the European Union to his bid to be US president. In some ways he’s not far off the mark. The same emotions that led the British public to vote 52 to 48 per cent in favour of leaving...

Brexit offers businesses the chance to thrive

Brexit offers businesses the chance to thrive

Britain’s decision to leave the EU is an opportunity to turn your business into a thriving organisation capable of improving its market position in unpredictable environments, says Brickendon Chief Executive Chris Burke. Burke, who specialises in advising companies on...

How to  prepare for the unknown

How to prepare for the unknown

Uncertainty is the one certain thing to come out of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, and the full impact of the decision on the financial services industry remains to be seen. While the UK will not leave immediately – there is a two-year window once we...

In or out, it’s all in the planning…..

In or out, it’s all in the planning…..

The June 23 date for the EU referendum is almost upon us, and the decision of whether Britain stays in the European Union is in the hands of the British public. The effects of a vote to leave the 28-member union have been widely speculated but are not known for...