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Insights

How can we encourage more consumers to invest in the stock market? What role could technology play?

Jul 05, 2023
Rohan Noble
In the winning essay of the 18-19 age group in our Young Financial Journalist competition, Rohan Noble assesses the most impactful way to encourage different demographics to invest responsibly in the stock market.
How can we encourage more consumers to invest in the stock market? What role could technology play?

How can we encourage more consumers to invest in the stock market? What role could technology play?

Jul 05, 2023
Rohan Noble
How can we encourage more consumers to invest in the stock market? What role could technology play?

Trade finance: the right stuff

Jul 05, 2023
Alex Gray
Learning points from The London Institute of Banking & Finance’s Annual Trade Finance Compliance Conference (ATFCC) held in London on 21 June 2023. Alex Gray, Head of Trade and Transaction Banking at LIBF provides a quick rundown of the key sessions
Trade finance: the right stuff

Trade finance: the right stuff

Jul 05, 2023
Alex Gray
Trade finance: the right stuff

Pride Month: making banking and finance more inclusive for LGBTQ+ employees

Jun 30, 2023
Mutahara Gofur
Every workplace should strive to be diverse and inclusive for all employees, regardless of their race, gender, age, sexual orientation, or disability. Fostering an inclusive workplace culture can help the sector to attract and retain top talent, as well as improve employee engagement, productivity and customer relations.
Pride Month: making banking and finance more inclusive for LGBTQ+ employees

Pride Month: making banking and finance more inclusive for LGBTQ+ employees

Jun 30, 2023
Mutahara Gofur
Pride Month: making banking and finance more inclusive for LGBTQ+ employees

How will AI change the financial advice market?

Jun 28, 2023
Joshua Downes
As AI continues to gain new and ever more complex capabilities, particularly when it comes to crunching data, are financial advisers and paraplanners about to see significant changes in the way they work?
How will AI change the financial advice market?

How will AI change the financial advice market?

Jun 28, 2023
Joshua Downes
How will AI change the financial advice market?

Why Consumer Duty demands a change in bank culture

Jun 20, 2023
Paul Stallard
Consumer Duty effectively means that banks and financial services companies can no longer just say they act to deliver good outcomes for their retail customers. Going forward, they must prove it and to do that a lot of change is needed.
Why Consumer Duty demands a change in bank culture

Why Consumer Duty demands a change in bank culture

Jun 20, 2023
Paul Stallard
Why Consumer Duty demands a change in bank culture

Making a new home in the mortgage business

Jun 09, 2023
Ouida Taaffe
Nathan Blissett, Founder and Director of Dwello Mortgages, talks to LIBF Insights about his move from professional football into mortgage broking, what motivates him in business, and what he expects to see in the mortgage market.
Making a new home in the mortgage business

Making a new home in the mortgage business

Jun 09, 2023
Ouida Taaffe
Making a new home in the mortgage business

The impact of Consumer Duty on green mortgages

Jun 02, 2023
Gordon Reid
Anyone who attended the LIBF Mortgage Conference this year will have had the opportunity to hear David Geale, Director of Retail Banking for the FCA, give a speech on the regulator’s view of green mortgages. This included where such products will fit in relation to Consumer Duty.
The impact of Consumer Duty on green mortgages

The impact of Consumer Duty on green mortgages

Jun 02, 2023
Gordon Reid
The impact of Consumer Duty on green mortgages

How to be a good leader in banks and financial services firms

May 31, 2023
Ouida Taaffe
In an LIBF podcast, Stuart Tootal, the founder of Matero Consulting and a former colonel in the British army, and Jeremy Takle, the founder and CEO of Pennyworth – and a former marine in the Danish armed forces – talk to Ouida Taaffe about how to motivate and support staff in financial services firms during tougher times, why ‘command and control’ doesn’t work – and what makes a good leader.
How to be a good leader in banks and financial services firms

How to be a good leader in banks and financial services firms

May 31, 2023
Ouida Taaffe
How to be a good leader in banks and financial services firms

How financial planning can help an ageing population

May 26, 2023
Joshua Downes
How financial planning can help an ageing population

How financial planning can help an ageing population

May 26, 2023
Joshua Downes
How financial planning can help an ageing population