In today’s challenging economic environment, CEOs and CFOs in many banks / financial institutions are struggling hard to meet increasing and competing demands. They are faced with limited competitive advantage generally associated with new technologies and services as well as keeping abreast with financial reporting standards which are rapidly changing. Greater emphasis is placed on fair values, resulting in greater volatility of reported profits and increased transparency in reported results.
Whilst these changes are good in giving greater insights to the banks’ / financial institutions’ business performances, strategies and financial reporting, it can be very hard to justify additional investment in its finance and operational functions, pressured by the expectations of enhancing its value contribution to the business and delivering quality information. The compliance burden has grown and these functions need to be more efficient. To help the banks’/financial institutions’ in addressing these challenges, we offer programmes that may improve the effectiveness of it’s finance and operational functions.