The UK currently attracts leading financial and professional services talent from across the world. To remain in this position the sector needs to plan and make some key changes to ensure access to the skills required for the future success of the industry.
In our future vision for the sector, we outline key areas of focus for access to skills and talent.
Major regional cities all over the country play an important role in achieving success for the UK's financial and professional related services industry. In our future vision for the sector, we estimate these cities could be responsible for adding over £30bn to the UK economy by 2025, which would represent the most significant part of the total UK estimated growth.
Hear how this growth would be driven.
In our vision for the future of the industry we include 35 recommended actions to achieve three types of economic and societal benefits.
Adopting this strategy can lead to an estimated £16bn of added value in the financial and professional related services sector by 2025, but the wider economic benefit could be much greater at £43bn.
FinTech is one of the great, recent success stories of the UK’s financial services sector. The UK is widely acknowledged as a world leader, with a burgeoning startup ecosystem, a forward thinking regulator, and a vibrant tech industry. However, it faces a number of challenges as it looks to continue its growth.
Discover what the challenges are and the solutions to tackle them.
Our regulatory system supports a complex and diverse financial service industry and it’s one of the most sophisticated and mature in the world. The UK has been at the forefront of setting international standards and leads the way in supporting innovation. However there some steps that UK regulators, government and the industry need to take to meet our future vision.
Find out what these steps are.
Our vision for for the financial and professional services sector sees a simplified, stable, and internationally competitive tax regime which supports access to talent.
There are some quick wins but the real win and opportunity is in setting out a clear road map and policy so that impacts are understood, manage and happen as expected.
Learn more on the quick wins, roadmap and policies