After a busy 2017 at the Strategy, Projects and Change desk at Morgan McKinley, we are beginning to see the contract market heat up in financial services as we progress into the New Year. Instrumental in driving much of the project roles last year was the MiFID II programmes which saw a great deal of hiring in the regulatory space.
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The IT projects world has seemed relatively quiet over the last quarter especially within the financial services sector. Within banking; budgets, time and resources are still being dedicated to the implementation of MiFID II and ring fencing. This has brought with it a level of hiring as firms rush to get both over the line. MiFID II has been