EUDGS, Could it be worse?

EUDGS, Could it be worse?

HBW readers may be worried that we are obsessed with the European Deposit Guarantee Scheme Directive (EUDGSD) because this is the third article on the subject. The reason we are at it again is that the PRA have been very busy on the subject. After their original...
Management Drivers in Banking

Management Drivers in Banking

The success of a bank lies in the management and interplay between a number of important banking concepts. These concepts are manifested in the nature of a bank’s lending and borrowing habits, the quality of investments made by the bank and the conflict that exists...
Cheque Clearing

Cheque Clearing

In early March 2014, the UK Government proudly announced proposals to improve paper cheques as a payment instrument.  A few years ago, the banks tried to kill off cheques and (rightly) were told off, but now, just when plausible alternatives are starting to emerge,...