Vacancies return to pre referendum levels in the banking sector

Vacancies return to pre referendum levels in the banking sector

After a tough 2016 for the banking sector, this past twelve months have seen vacancies return to pre referendum levels. Indeed activity in 2017 was over 50% higher than the prior year, where this has continued since. The big question everyone is waiting on is what the...
Rising regulation and risk demands investment in compliance

Rising regulation and risk demands investment in compliance

Governance risk and compliance was once something of an afterthought for many organisations but in recent years the landscapes of regulation and risk have been transformed. Companies can no longer afford to penny-pinch in this area and many are, more than ever,...
Banking in Europe, Recruitment trends in 2017

Banking in Europe, Recruitment trends in 2017

Key take-aways:
– The single largest increase in activity has been in France, but this activity has been primarily caused by French banks increasing their activity.
– Germany, Ireland and Poland have all been witnessing a significant surge in hiring from the major American Banks.
– We estimate that Poland specifically could be the biggest winner out of Brexit, with over 30,000 jobs forecast to move to Warsaw.

Vacancy Data in Q3 2017 – Overview

Vacancy Data in Q3 2017 – Overview

In April 2017, Vacancysoft released an overview of the first quarter, laying out what to expect in the following quarters based on activity in the professional vacancy market. Now that Q3 is over, how have those predictions reflected reality, and what new developments arose that affect forecasts?

Corporate Governance Report Summer 2016

Corporate Governance Report Summer 2016

Barclay Simpson and Vacancysoft Summer 2016 In this report we have focused on Corporate Governance vacancies in Internal Audit, Compliance, Legal, and Risk Management. We found 8,100 vacancies advertised by the financial services industry between January 2014 and June...