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Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Oct 14, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Binta Darboe studied our Financial Education qualifications at school and college and went on to achieve a degree in Finance, Investment and Risk (BSc) with us. She tells us about her experience studying with us and why diversity is important to her.
Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Oct 14, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

How to update your business banking skills

Oct 12, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
In the last 18 months, the banking sector has changed significantly due to Covid-19 and the challenges the pandemic has brought. As a result, new demands have emerged and processes have changed. Bank and financial services employees have had to adapt.
How to update your business banking skills

How to update your business banking skills

Oct 12, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
How to update your business banking skills

Digitalisation and your trade finance career

Oct 11, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
After many years of slow change, the digitalisation of trade finance is accelerating – bringing automated document checking as well as new roles and skills for trade bankers.
Digitalisation and your trade finance career

Digitalisation and your trade finance career

Oct 11, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
Digitalisation and your trade finance career

Financial stress and mental health

Oct 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Financial difficulty can have a drastic impact on your mental wellbeing. Covid-19 changed people’s financial circumstances, and many people feel more anxious now that the furlough scheme has ended. For #WorldMentalHealthDay, we look at the links between money and mental health and how learning to manage money can help reduce financial stress.
Financial stress and mental health

Financial stress and mental health

Oct 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Financial stress and mental health

Solving the digital skills gap in banking and finance

Oct 06, 2021
Carolyn Blunt
Solving the digital skills gap in banking and finance

Solving the digital skills gap in banking and finance

Oct 06, 2021
Carolyn Blunt
Solving the digital skills gap in banking and finance

Cybersecurity and banks

Oct 05, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
It’s almost impossible to make a bank fully cybersecure. Ouida Taaffe talks to Daniel Pinz – cybersecurity expert from First Digital Asset Group and a Maintainer of Diem – about risks, the cloud and automation.
Cybersecurity and banks

Cybersecurity and banks

Oct 05, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
Cybersecurity and banks

Career story: studying international trade finance

Sep 30, 2021
Juno Baker
Charlie Osborne had never worked in banking and finance. But through his work in the events and professional services industry, he developed an interest in trade finance. He tells us about studying our Certificate in International Trade and Finance (CITF) in lockdown and how it’s helped him progress his career.
Career story: studying international trade finance

Career story: studying international trade finance

Sep 30, 2021
Juno Baker
Career story: studying international trade finance

Career story: studying and working in fintech

Sep 27, 2021
Juno Baker
Luke Barry, works in Corporate Cards at Lloyds. He was already busy – studying for a degree and working towards chartered status – but when offered the chance to learn more about fintech, he couldn’t resist. He tells us about ‘wow’ moments, applying his learning to his day job, and managing work and study.
Career story: studying and working in fintech

Career story: studying and working in fintech

Sep 27, 2021
Juno Baker
Career story: studying and working in fintech

What building a sustainable business means for boards

Sep 23, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
The board of directors is responsible for the long-term success of a firm, including looking at how the company will operate in the future. Ouida Taaffe looks how companies can incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) into their operating models – and the regulatory risks they might face if they don’t.
What building a sustainable business means for boards

What building a sustainable business means for boards

Sep 23, 2021
Ouida Taaffe
What building a sustainable business means for boards