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Coronavirus forecasting: what you need to be thinking about

03 April 2020

The coronavirus pandemic is having an impact on business operations across the UK. It is now necessary for businesses to significantly recalibrate their short- and longer-term forecasts.

Establishing a coronavirus task force: a project, but not as we know it!

27 March 2020

A coronavirus task force is about minimising impacts and ensuring the organisation can restart when restrictions are lifted, and the world returns to its new normal.

RSM runners raise £17,500 at Royal Parks Half Marathon
Alistair Hynd

29 October 2019

A team of runners from leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has helped raise over £17,500 for charity at the Royal Parks Half Marathon.

SMCR – will you be ready for 9 December?
Jonathan Pepper

02 September 2019

By the 9th December 2019 all solo-regulated firms will have to be compliant with the FCA’s new Senior Manager & Certification Regime (SMCR) and with the SMCR stocktake report published by the FCA last month (FCA SMCR Stocktake Report) it’s clear that conduct, culture and accountability are still firmly in the spotlight.

Will the Exchequer back Transport for the North's plans to deliver the network the North deserves?

12 February 2019

Andy Murray, head of infrastructure at RSM, said: ‘In the age of short termism, it is refreshing to see Transport for the North (TfN) publish a 30-year investment plan.

Principle four – Banks undertake appropriate model validation and independent review activities to ensure sound model performance and greater understanding of model uncertainties
Alistair Hynd

01 November 2018

As with the other three principles, the PRA gives sound, common sense guidance overall but leaves a lot of practical matters untouched and questions unanswered.

The key elements of financial modelling

16 October 2018

About two years ago, we published the second edition of our best practice guide to financial modelling with the ICAEW. It focuses primarily on spreadsheet-based, time-series centred, financial forecasting models. Though with a little imagination, the principles can be more widely applied.

Principle three – Banks have implemented a robust model development and implementation process to ensure appropriate use of models
Jonathan Pepper

25 September 2018

Have you got a robust model development and implementation process and can you demonstrate it to the regulator?

Don't slip up around whistleblowing
Jonathan Pepper

12 September 2018

Historically, whistleblowing and policies around it has been more embedded in financial services than other industries, with FCA requirements around an 'effective risk management system' outlining policies and procedures around whistleblowing and the whistleblower themselves. But are firms adhering to the FCA handbook to pay lip service, or are incidents being taken seriously?

RSM strengthens financial services risk assurance capability with key partner hire
Jonathan Pepper

15 August 2018

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed Rob Gordon as a risk assurance partner to lead its financial services internal audit and assurance offering in London and the South East.

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