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Women in finance and banking

Women in finance and banking

Background Diversity has been a topic on the agenda within financial services for some time but with transparency created through Gender Pay Gap reporting and a greater call for women in leadership, the issue has never been more relevant than it is today. That’s why...

CEO Compensation Guide & Personal Development

CEO Compensation Guide & Personal Development

Executive Summary - CEO Compensation remains relatively stable, with no real annual increases, packages very much dependent on the size of the organisation - Average Base Salaries are £250,000 - £500,000 - Individuals had reached lifetime allowance for Pension...

Financial Crime Overview 2018

Financial Crime Overview 2018

Key Financial Crime Appointments – Q4 2017 – Q1 2018 - Karen Briggs has been promoted to UK Head of Financial Crime at KPMG. She was previously UK Head of Brexit - Debbie Barton has left Aviva Investors to join Old Mutual Wealth as Group Head of Financial Crime. She...

Gender Diversity of the CFO – SME Banks

Gender Diversity of the CFO – SME Banks

Executive Summary - 12% of the population from a survey of 75 CFO’s are Female. - Guide on average Base Salaries for all CFO’s are £120,000 - £250,000 - A need to further encourage gender talent within Small to Medium-sized banks Introduction AJ & Partners has...