Diversity & Inclusion:
The New Cultural Barometer
A new report into the challenges facing the
financial services around culture and conduct.
Webinar - Culture, Diversity & Inclusion: Preparing for FCA supervision
29 May 2019
How ready is your firm to meet the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) new expectations around culture and governance? Join our webinar for an informative discussion on a range of aspects around culture that interest the FCA.
Financial Services Must Open-up to Improve Diversity in Recruitment
15 May 2019
Diversity has gone from a ‘nice-to-have’ to a commercial imperative for the financial services sector, especially given the FCA’s focus on culture and governance. Increased press scrutiny following the #MeToo and President’s Club scandals has helped drive the move.
The Cultural Dichotomy of Fintechs – How Will You Flourish?
21 May 2019
There are currently around 1,600 fintech organisations in the UK. The last 12 months has seen organisations merging, growing by acquisition or becoming publicly-listed. BrightPool shares some of the key issues around hiring and retaining talent in this sector.
New Street Group acquires Wickland Westcott executive search and leadership consultancy
1 Apr 2019
Consulting and people solutions business, New Street Group announces that it has acquired Wickland Westcott, the executive search and leadership consultancy for an undisclosed sum.
Ulster Bank Case Study
23 Apr 2019
BrightPool was approached by Ulster Bank, one of Ireland’s ‘Big Four’ banks, to assist with the recruitment of a team of experienced collections advisors. It was moving its collections operation from Dublin to a greenfield site in Edinburgh.