#Retail2019 That went well …

After a challenging 2019, Norman Broadbent’s Consumer, Leisure & Retail Practice has paused to look back at 2019, and then ahead to 2020.  It seems that with every passing year, the Consumer & Retail landscape becomes more turbulent and more volatile. Indeed, recently released research attests to this, with Retail...

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People Moves in Risk & Compliance

TSB CRO Iain Laing has become the latest executive to part ways with the bank as it reels from the fallout of last year’s IT failure. Watford Holdings has today announced that Liz Cunningham has joined the Company as Chief Risk Officer (CRO) on January 2, 2020. LGIM continues...

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A Brexit Dividend or Boris Bounce?

In 2019, activity slowed in developing and advanced economies, with trade tensions weighing on exports, industrial output, and capital spending. However, despite last year’s slow pace of global economic growth, Q4 2019 was exceptionally busy for our CFO Practice. Due to UK economic uncertainty, many clients took urgent action – these...

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Retail CFO ‘snap-shot’

Over Christmas many ‘high street names’ suffered due to lack of consumer confidence, a change in buying habits, and shift to online. The likes of John Lewis, N Brown, Moss Bros, Joules, Topps Tiles and Superdry all featured in this challenging roll-call … The impact for many retailers has been...

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