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Principle 2 – Firms should have an effective governance framework, policies, procedures and controls to manage their model risk
Jonathan Pepper

15 August 2018

As with all risks within a financial institution, model risk requires a framework within which it should be managed. This involves robust governance, policies, procedures and controls in place to manage model risk. At all levels of the organisation, those involved in creating, using, overseeing and controlling models have a part to play.

PRINCE2 2017 update - one year on
Nigel Bennett

15 August 2018

For successful project delivery, it is vital that organisations establish consistency. The use of a project delivery method such as PRINCE2 is a good place to start. One year on from the PRINCE2 2017 update, we revisit the updated features contributing to its worldwide popularity.

Taking the financial temperature of the further education and skills sector
Stephanie Mason

13 August 2018

The Government’s response to the latest consultation on an insolvency regime for the sector was published in June. In considering whether it is likely to be used we have looked at the financial health of the sector as shown in the latest available accounts, which continues to raise concerns about the sector.

Manufacturing for global markets
Mike Thornton

13 August 2018

Selling products overseas offers big benefits to UK manufacturers but it can also carry significant risks. Download our latest report on the cross border challenges that manufacturers may face.

EU settlement scheme: Government launches employer’s toolkit
Caroline Wood

10 August 2018

The government has launched an employer’s toolkit to support employers of EU nationals. How can this toolkit help your organisation and what are the next steps your business should think about?

How would the recruitment sector be impacted by potential changes to IR35 rules for off payroll workers?
David Williams-Richardson

09 August 2018

The Government’s confirmed lead option for change is to extend the public sector reform introduced in April 2017 to the private sector. How would this potential change impact the recruitment sector?

RSM reports healthy appetite in recruitment sector M&A market
Neil Thomas

07 August 2018

Uncertainty around Brexit trade negotiations appears to have shown little impact on the UK recruitment deals market in 2018 to date.

Is it time to spring clean your Will?
Sophie St John

07 August 2018

Under the laws of England and Wales broadly speaking we all have testamentary freedom to dispose of our personal assets as we wish. We should all have a Will setting out what should happen to our assets when we die.

Model risk

03 August 2018

PRA supervisory statement on model risk in stress testing for financial services organisations. How to comply, what are the principles and what do you need to do?

Mid-year update on 2018 travel and tourism predictions
Ian Bell

31 July 2018

At the start of the year we made some predictions about the travel and tourism sector in 2018. As we reach the half way point, we reflect on the first six months and consider what may still occur in 2018