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Reflections on Financial Stability in 2020 and 2021

The Bank of England's Agent for Greater London, Joe Ganley, reflects on the Bank's recently published Financial Stability Report. This article considers the economy in 2020 and looks forward to how 2021 will be effected by the events of the past year.

Open banking

A whole new way to view your financial information and interact with your money.

An explainer: climate and sustainability reporting

Chisomo Kaferawanthu, Senior Manager, Financial Services Audit, Grant Thornton UK looks at the different ESG frameworks available, how it links to reporting and how far we are from a global standard.

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LIBOR Transition: are you ready?

The use of LIBOR as a reference rate in loan agreements or derivatives will no longer be allowed from 2021. We outline the things all businesses need to do now to prepare for the end of LIBOR. Find out what you need to know.

Culture and purpose in financial services

Inspiring confidence

ICAEW's Inspiring Confidence campaign explores the issues affecting consumers and financial services providers in a rapidly changing world.

Banks, insurers and investment managers play vitally important roles within society, to encourage economic development and allow individuals and businesses to save, invest, insure and make payments. We must have confidence in them. Responsible providers, responsible consumers, better regulation and better information underpin this confidence.

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