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Financial services risk and regulation unravelled

Gavin Stewart Gavin Stewart

In our Risk and Regulation Unravelled podcast, we discuss the latest developments in financial services with industry experts. Gavin Stewart and Irina Velkova lead the conversation.

It's been a turbulent time for the financial services industry. Along with everything that's happened to us all this year, Brexit has left the industry on uncertain footing. 

To help you keep to your course through uncertainty, we met with a series of sector specialists to get their thoughts on the risks facing the industry and what's happening with regulation.

This podcast was recorded before the PRA’s policy statement on operational resilience published 29th March 2021.

We've recorded our conversations as a podcast series that you can listen to below:

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Episode 1: Operational resilience

As firms have adapted to the circumstances of lockdown almost overnight, there's been an inevitable increase in operational risk. Regulators are looking to confirm companies are minimising the impact of disruption by adapting, responding and recovering, while protecting their customers.

In the first episode of our podcast, we're joined by our guests to discuss the upcoming Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) statement on operational resilience:

  • Gavin Stewart, Director, Financial Services Group, Grant Thornton
  • Irina Velkova, Senior Manager, Financial Services Group, Grant Thornton
  • Andrew Rogan, Director of Operational Resilience Digital Technology & Cyber, UK Finance
  • Tim Armit, former Resilience and Business Continuity Manager, Post Office

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