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...

Brexit

With less than a year to go until Britain officially leaves the EU, uncertainty still remains over the exact terms of the departure. While the authorities have managed to agree on a transition period that will allow financial services firms to continue to benefit from passporting permissions until...

GDPR

The recent media revelations surrounding an alleged data breach involving social media site Facebook and Cambridge Analytica highlight the importance of complying with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Billed as the biggest change to data privacy laws in many years, GDPR has...

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...

MIFID II

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, more commonly known as MiFID II, is no longer just about compliance. With the deadline already behind us, firms now need to focus on the next stage of remaining compliant and operating successfully in what is becoming an increasingly competitive and highly-regulated marketplace. MiFID II’s impacts are far reaching, both in terms of the macro structure of the overall financial markets and the internal functional areas within the financial institutions themselves. There is no room for post- deadline complacency.

Robotics

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

Brexit

With less than a year to go until Britain officially leaves the EU, uncertainty still remains over...

GDPR

The recent media revelations surrounding an alleged data breach involving social media site...

Diversity in the workplace

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

MIFID II

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, more commonly known as MiFID II, is no longer just about compliance. With the deadline already behind us, firms now need to focus on the next stage of remaining compliant and operating successfully in what is becoming an increasingly competitive and highly-regulated marketplace. MiFID II’s impacts are far reaching, both in terms of the macro structure of the overall financial markets and the internal functional areas within the financial institutions themselves. There is no room for post- deadline complacency.

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Latest Articles, Insight Papers & News

Top Five Impacts of GDPR on Financial Services

Top Five Impacts of GDPR on Financial Services

With the recent media speculation surrounding an alleged data breach involving social media site Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, Brickendon takes a closer look at what the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) means for financial organisations. The compliance deadline is less than two months away – now is the time to act.

100 Years On, and Women’s Rights Still Dominating the Headlines

100 Years On, and Women’s Rights Still Dominating the Headlines

On International Women’s Day, a celebration which originated more than 100 years ago with the aim of achieving full gender equality for women around the world, we look at how businesses can address the issues surrounding the lack of females in senior positions in the workplace.

The five main FRTB implementation challenges

The five main FRTB implementation challenges

What does the introduction of FRTB actually mean for financial institutions and what are the main challenges facing those seeking to implement it? Brickendon’s Risk & Regulation experts take a closer look.

Automated Intelligent Regression Testing – Why implement AIRT?

Automated Intelligent Regression Testing – Why implement AIRT?

Many organisations are struggling to balance the need for continuous software testing with the desire to reign in spiralling costs. Brickendon’s testing experts look at how implementing Automated Intelligent Regression Testing can help address these issues.

Brickendon Journal 12

Brickendon Journal 12

Whether it’s GDPR, MiFID II, Brexit or the rise of the robots keeping you awake at night, you’re not alone. Brickendon’s directors, principals and expert consultants are all talking your language and have produced insightful articles to help you along your way to a better understanding of the subject.

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