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Jobs in finance: what does a paraplanner do?

Apr 26, 2021
Gordon Reid
The role of a paraplanner is rapidly changing, becoming more technical and an increasingly important part of financial services. If you’re detail focused, methodical, analytical and love research, a career in paraplanning could be for you. This article covers everything you need to know about becoming a paraplanner and how to embark on a paraplanning career.
Jobs in finance: what does a paraplanner do?
Calculator and notebooks

Jobs in finance: what does a paraplanner do?

Apr 26, 2021
Gordon Reid
Jobs in finance: what does a paraplanner do?

My trade finance career journey

Apr 01, 2021
Esan Olumuyiwa
Over the last ten years, Esan Olumuyiwa has studied hard to complete eight trade finance qualifications – achieving the Diploma for Qualified Trade Finance Specialists (QTFS) in 2020. He shares his career story and tells us why he will never stop wanting to learn.
My trade finance career journey
Esan Olumuyiwa

My trade finance career journey

Apr 01, 2021
Esan Olumuyiwa
My trade finance career journey

Trade finance: top tips for passing your CSDG exam

Mar 26, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Are you preparing to sit your Certificate for Specialists in Demand Guarantees (CSDG) exam in April? If so, these tips on revising and preparing for the assessment will help you succeed.
Trade finance: top tips for passing your CSDG exam
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Trade finance: top tips for passing your CSDG exam

Mar 26, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Trade finance: top tips for passing your CSDG exam

Student story: updating digital skills to progress a banking career

Mar 22, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
As the banking landscape becomes more digital, bankers are looking to expand on their skills to reflect changing customer needs. Jackson Li tells us about studying for the Certificate in Retail and Digital Banking (CertRDB) qualification why he loves his job, and he shares his tips on fitting study around work.
Student story: updating digital skills to progress a banking career
Jackson Li

Student story: updating digital skills to progress a banking career

Mar 22, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Student story: updating digital skills to progress a banking career

How to get a job in UK fintech

Mar 15, 2021
Covid-19 has accelerated the digital shift in banking and finance and fintechs are competing for staff that have a strong financial services background. So how should you build on your financial sector experience and update your skills?
How to get a job in UK fintech
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How to get a job in UK fintech

Mar 15, 2021
How to get a job in UK fintech

International Women’s Day: how to support women in banking and finance

Mar 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
For International Women’s Day, Mutahara Gofur spoke to Michelle Chivunga, founder and CEO of Global Policy House, about her career and how to support women in banking and finance.
International Women’s Day: how to support women in banking and finance
Michelle Chivunga

International Women’s Day: how to support women in banking and finance

Mar 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
International Women’s Day: how to support women in banking and finance

Jobs in finance: careers in banking and financial services

Mar 01, 2021
Juno Baker
Are you looking for a job in finance? For National Careers Week we're busting myths on what a career in financial services is like and offering you tips about working in banking and finance.
Jobs in finance: careers in banking and financial services
Street scene from the City of London

Jobs in finance: careers in banking and financial services

Mar 01, 2021
Juno Baker
Jobs in finance: careers in banking and financial services

Jobs in finance: how to become an expert in retirement advice?

Mar 01, 2021
John Somerville
As a financial adviser, you know later life planning is a growing target market for your business. But how can you position yourself to ensure you can offer that market the best retirement advice? John Somerville looks at how you can develop your skills and knowledge to advance your career and secure the future of your business.
Jobs in finance: how to become an expert in retirement advice?
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Jobs in finance: how to become an expert in retirement advice?

Mar 01, 2021
John Somerville
Jobs in finance: how to become an expert in retirement advice?

Career story: studying trade finance in lockdown

Feb 25, 2021
Juno Baker
Sneha Gupta has been working in trade with Citibank for over 12 years – all her professional life. She tells us why she loves working in trade finance, about studying and passing exams in lockdown and shares her tips for successfully completing the Certificate in Supply Chain Finance (CSCF).
Career story: studying trade finance in lockdown
Sneha Gupta

Career story: studying trade finance in lockdown

Feb 25, 2021
Juno Baker
Career story: studying trade finance in lockdown