Financial services providers have a mountain to climb. They need to regain confidence – in themselves, in each other, and in the public’s mind. The financial industry and its customers are waiting to see if better, more resilient models can be agreed to avoid a repeat of the recent past. Regulatory bodies are doing what they can to make this happen without completely restricting the markets.
In the meantime, new trends have appeared: flow business development, the launch of huge cost reduction programs, standardisation of over the counter products, the setup of product control departments and the creation of post-crisis new risk policies.
Our consultants are using their considerable business knowledge to help our financial services clients reach the new targets they have set themselves. We specialise in defining the best individual operating models for our clients, as well as sharpening their governance in front office, operations, risk, IT, accounting and financing procedures.
We aim to improve their operational efficiency without compromising their customer service quality or increasing their risks, and are helping providers to develop new businesses to keep ahead of competitors.
We are also helping them to comply with regulatory commitments and manage new risk components, including Basel/Liquidity constraints, post MiFID and European Directives.
Following the recent banking crisis, both regulators and investment banks are looking for a better risk management through the improvement of transparency and comprehensive reporting, reduction of systemic risks, standardisation of processes / products).
Accrued competitiveness on the market makes it essential for Corporate and Investment Banks to reduce costs and have efficient processes and systems:
Following the recent banking crisis, many Investment Banks are looking to build an adequate operational model in order to mitigate their risks while improving their efficiency and developing their businesses:
Development of new activities is key success if Corporate and Investment Banks are to become and remain leaders in a very competitive market:
Here’s how your function relates to what we offer.
We make sure we know your business problems, the trends in your industry and what you need to do to achieve results. Our consultants know where you are coming from - in every industry we deal with.
We combine our deep knowledge and experience in your sector with the technical ability to create solutions with real business value.
We’re always looking to find ways to improve your productivity, streamline your processes, and leverage new revenue opportunities for you.
We must be doing something right - virtually all our most significant clients renew their relationship with us each year.