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Compliance, Risk, Conduct and Culture in Financial Services

“We simply do not know if we have the tools to change the banking culture.”  Lord Turner, UK FSA Chairman This blog is part of  a larger keynote address to the Conduct and Culture in Financial Services Conference, to be … Continue reading

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An “Unspeakable” Driver of Banking Culture

In the Harry Potter books and movies, there is a character so evil, so foul, so corrupting that ordinary people refused to say his name.  Instead they referred to him as “he who must not be named”!  Of course that was … Continue reading

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Why Banks Should Focus on Culture, Now More Than Ever

Over the past several months government agencies and business leaders have begun an intense and very public debate about how to prevent another financial meltdown, and another bailout, now that the global economy seems to be headed for recovery.  The big … Continue reading

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Bankers “must be better citizens” says Bob Diamond, Barclays CEO

The mighty and revered CEO came down from the 37th floor unto Human Resources and sayeth:  “I commandeth you to transform the culture of this organization and launch it upon a sea of greatness!” And Human Resources bowed and replied: … Continue reading

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