Halifax bank of scotland (hbos)
Pushing through a merger is more than just a challenge of negotiation and fundraising. It can expose both parties to significant new operational risks. And the dangers aren’t past when the deal is signed –...
Newly released reports into the failures of management at several major banks – HBOS, Barclays, and JP Morgan among them – show that some of the worst losses had roots deeper than the 2008 credit crisis....
£500,000 fine is a UK record for individuals
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Halifax has targeted fee-based independent financial advisers in the UK with a FTSE 100-based product that pays a minimum coupon of 5.5% per annum plus the Bank of England base rate
The UK structured products market has become an area of interest for stockbrokers and most traditional stockbrokers are now active in the territory. One of the newest entrants is home-grown. Damian Stansfield, managing director of Halifax Share Dealing,...
Comparing the approach to whistleblowing taken in the US and the UK, it seems American informants have more incentive, particularly in monetary terms, to come forward. Should the UK follow the US lead?
A major failure of risk management highlighted by the global financial crisis was the inability of financial institutions to view risk on a holistic basis. Wietske Blees speaks with Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s chief risk officer, Alden Toevs, about...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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