You will find insights on various topics by our Mazars consulting professionals. For more information, please contact Wee Han Tah, our Head of Consulting.
Responsible banking practices: benchmark study 2020
Up against great economic and societal upheaval as a result of Covid-19, banks around the world continue to take sustainability seriously and firmly acknowledge the related risks and opportunities, for the market and wider stakeholders alike. For the second year running, Mazars publishes its responsible banking practices report to assess how banks embed sustainability into their commercial practices.
Responsible banking practices: benchmark study 2021
Financial institutions increasingly recognise that climate change and other environmental, social and corporate governance risks jeopardise the world’s economy and financial system.
Managing Deposit Product Profitability in a Low Interest Rate Environment
With governments in many countries around the world eager to support pandemic-hit economies with cheap money, interest rates have been kept low or reduced further. A low interest rate environment is challenging for banks who are expected to pass on rate reductions to borrowers but are restricted in their ability to reduce funding costs from already low-cost deposits. So, what are they to do?
Towards a digital and connected future: Singapore’s C-suite
In early 2020, Mazars decided to initiate a new C-suite barometer. We wanted to assess the views of C-suite leaders around the world on their activities and outlook for the coming year, understand how they manage and prioritise short- and long-term initiatives.
Mazars 2020 C-suite barometer
In the midst of a global pandemic, a majority of business leaders still expected growth in 2021. What else do they see on the horizon?
Time to rethink risk
31/03/2020 Why integrating ESG should be a strategic priority in financial services.
Regulatory Compliance for Fund Management Companies
Fund Management Companies (“FMCs”) in Singapore are regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) under the Securities and Futures Act (Cap. 289). In order to conduct the regulated activity of fund management, FMCs need to obtain either registration or license from MAS.
Mazars Business & Financial Sustainability Program
Mazars Business & Financial Sustainability program has been built around our tried and tested business planning service. It combines the longer term goals of the business with financial planning and specific crisis management objectives in order to help you navigate your business through the Covid-19 crisis.
Internal Audit During and Beyond the Covid-19 crisis
This paper has been created to better enable Heads of Internal Audit to assess the key risks, redefine priorities and prepare for the future.
Crisis Management Planning to navigate Covid-19
As the Covid-19 crisis continues, it’s becoming increasingly clear that the challenges for privately owned business are going to last longer, and cut deeper, than anyone anticipated.