This year, our seventh Global Economic Crime Survey received in excess of 5,000 responses, with FS respondents accounting for over a quarter of these. Once again, to accompany the Global Report, we have released a FS sector supplement: Threats to the Financial Services sector. With responses from 79 different countries, the results reported are truly comprehensive and intriguing.
The bar for regulatory stress testing continues to rise as banks are required to deliver more information, in tighter timelines and with greater senior management and board involvement.
Where next for financial services? Regions of opportunity. PwC UK analysis on a scenario designed to represent what a future financial services sector might look like in terms of its contribution to the UK economy.
Key findings of Law Firm Survey for firms facing stress or distress
Sir John Oldham’s Independent Commission on Whole Person Care explores the challenges health and social care organisations face in delivering integrated care and sets out recommendations on how we can move beyond the current system too often characterised by fragmentation.
Now that UK regulators have issued the final banking regulations around remuneration, Jon Terry and Tom Gosling look at the people working for financial services organisations who are likely to be most affected by the rules, the so-called ‘Code Staff’ or material risk takers.
PwC’s macroeconomic team presents their view on whether the recovery in advanced economies is more than just a hype.
FCA finalises Consumer Credit rules
ESMA workplan - FS Regulatory Centre of Excellence
FS risk and regulation briefingFCA calls for more oversight and controls in transition managers
UK makes progress on women’s labour market participation, but still only ranks 19th out of 27 OECD countries.
UK hotels forecast update 2014 and 2015
Our European cities hotel forecast for 2014 and 2014. The European Cities Hotel forecast features 18 of Europe’s most important gateway cities. For each city, we provide a forecast of occupancy, ADR and RevPAR, as well as the economic outlook and our analysis of the opportunities driving tourism and investment in 2014 and 2015.
"You will see an uptick in M&A, but it will be smarter, more conservative deals and you will start to see greater use of joint ventures and strategic alliances. You aren't going to see the big dollars in riskier jurisdictions."
Deal momentum in oil & gas shifts to an upward trend in 2014.