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The FCA continues to prepare for it's crackdown on unfair pricing: Financial services firms must act now
22 July 2019
The FCA is continuing to prepare for a crackdown on unfair pricing practices, including price discrimination and dual pricing. Financial services firms will need to rise to the challenge.
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.
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.
1 May 2019
Is workplace culture a priority on your firm’s agenda? Two recent developments have highlighted why culture should be front of mind in financial services. This blog looks at the issues firms can’t afford to ignore – and offers you a sneak preview of BrightPool’s upcoming report on conduct, culture, diversity & inclusion.
1 April 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.
20 December 2018
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, it is also that pivotal time when we look back and start planning research for the year ahead…
30 July 2018
Jayne Cullen, BrightPool’s Managing Director, was asked to present on the Future World of Work at the Institute of Student Employers’ conference in July 2018.
16 July 2018
Jayne Cullen, Managing Director of BrightPool, has recently published an article in Changeboard Magazine on the future world of work.
2 July 2018
Our 2018 Charity Challenge started with individual and team fundraising activities throughout the year, including protein snack sales and a family archery day; for the big finish, we completed a marathon-long walk around the Rutland Water Nature Reserve on what turned out to be one of the hottest days of the year.