Outsourcing: Advantages and disadvantages

In my first article, we talked about the “back office” and its importance to companies. I also mentioned “outsourcing”. There is no way to talk about the back office without relating it to outsourcing, and vice versa. This article, therefore, looks at outsourcing in more detail; types, advantages and disadvantages, and the latest numbers of this high-value market. Details

Careers in Finance: The Compliance Officer

A compliance officer is one of the most important jobs in the financial industry, just as essential, if not more so than the better-known positions of investment bankers, analysts, and wealth managers. Behind every bank or financial institution deal is the approval stamp of the compliance department. Here we take a look at the specific roles and responsibilities in compliance. Details