5 posts categorised "Financial Services"

03/13/2017

Inside the mind of the investor: how CEOs can improve engagement

Author: Richard Sexton, Vice Chairman, Global Assurance at PwC I’m pleased to announce that this year’s Global Investor Survey has now been released. Following the success of last year’s survey, we again set out to gauge sentiment among investment professionals and compare it with the views of chief executive officers...

12/20/2016

Game changing auditor's reports: More insight and information than ever before

Author: Bob Moritz , Chairman, PwC International Ltd. As auditors, we’re proud of the contribution we’re making to build trust in companies’ financial reports and, by extension, the capital markets. But much of what we do in our audits, including the types of issues we’ve addressed and the judgments we...

07/13/2015

Time to reward the good behaviour

Author: Jon Terry, Global Financial Services HR Consulting leader In an attempt to change behaviours within the financial services industry, regulators, governments and firms have mostly focused their efforts on deterring the few that might behave inappropriately. Yet the industry continues to be plagued by scandal and foul play. Could...

06/11/2013

Forging a high performing culture

Author: Jörg Rüdiger Thews - Director, PwC UK For the past 14 years, I’ve been helping insurers to reshape their cultures as part of their wider change programmes. At the beginning, it was very difficult to get boards interested in culture. It tended to be seen as an afterthought, especially...

04/26/2013

Is your financial services talent model fit for growth in today’s business climate?

In our recent 16th Annual Global CEO Survey, CEOs of financial services organisations told us that talent shortages are one of the biggest threats to growth today. Attracting talent has become more difficult given the negative perception of the industry following the financial crisis. And while, historically, a key part...