23-11-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
A budget for FinTech and the future of the City?
The Chancellor Philip Hammond presented his much-anticipated Budget yesterday amidst intense and competing political and economic pressures. The political picture has changed significantly since th
15-11-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
EBA recommends supervisory actions for consistency of capital measures
The European Banking Authority (EBA) published the result of its assessment of the consistency of risk-weighted assets (RWAs) across all EU institutions that use internal models for calculating capita
06-11-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
Artificial Intelligence use in finance merits far closer scrutiny
Much has been done to address the root causes of the global financial crisis and to ensure a more resilient financial system. Yet in its latest report examining financial stability concerns associated
12-10-2017 | PRESS RELEASES
Britain’s innovation and resilience makes the City’s competitive advantage Brexit-proof
London’s Fintech sector provides a golden opportunity to maintain the City’s leading position in global financial markets post-Brexit, according to a new report from Parker Fitzgerald Group. Pr
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29-09-2017 | SUCCESS STORIES
Parker Fitzgerald announces organisational changes
Parker Fitzgerald, strategic advisor and consulting partner to the world’s leading financial institutions, today announces a number of organisational and senior management changes in response to the
20-06-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
Monetary policy and financial stability - three priorities for the CRO
Over the last week, the US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates again and the Bank of England’s minutes show three members of the Monetary Policy Committee want to tighten policy.
14-06-2017 | PRESS RELEASES
Parker Fitzgerald win Consultancy of the Year at Operational Risk Europe awards 2017
Parker Fitzgerald a strategic advisor and consulting partner to the world’s leading financial institutions has been confirmed as Consultancy of the Year at the Operational Risk Europe Awards 2017
04-05-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
Is the era of financial regulatory coordination coming to an end?
Since the global financial crisis there has been a strong mandate for international consistency and cross-border solutions on financial oversight. But, as the Basel Committee indicates in its latest strategic priorities, this concerted, global effort is taking a pause for thought - this at a time when regulators in the US and the EU review their own agendas. Does this indicate the beginning of an end to the globalised approach to financial regulation? What are the fissures emerging in the global regulatory architecture? Dr Colin Lawrence explores sources and implications of regulatory divergence in Parker Fitzgerald’s latest point of view.
31-03-2017 | POINT OF VIEW
Why the City has more to fear from global risk than Brexit
London will remain the major financial centre of Europe, even with the UK's decision to leave the EU. Much of the City’s appeal is Brexit-proof: the skills, knowledge, language, lifestyle and deep-rooted infrastructure spanning legal, consulting and technology. These cannot be easily replicated across the EU. Of course, there are niche financial centres across Western Europe, whether it be Dublin, Luxembourg, Geneva or Zurich. These may gain business in coming years but we expect London to thrive too.