Ordinarily, this time of year there is something of a boom in the banking recruitment world across change. Bonuses are paid, budgets are set and strategies are in place. However this year has been very different, but why?
January has been a slow market for Permanent Change roles - a lot of people are putting it down to the financial market being volatile (although there are certainly other factors in play). Funnily enough, there are similarities between the two markets on the ground level. They can certainly feel the same- difficult to predict, and frustrating if
After much speculation, it is anticipated that the European Commission will announce the delay of the implementation of MiFID II within a matter of weeks. What in fact is MiFID? Where does it stem from? Who will it have an effect on and will the anticipated delay actually be long enough?
Due to the imminent implementation of the BASEL IV regulation, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has been increasingly focusing on the risk weightings generated by banks using their current individual internal models.