Careers

How you are sabotaging your banking career
20/10/2017 - It makes no sense. You’re technically excellent, continue to bring in the numbers and yet your career is at a standstill. Management roles, or even a necessary bump up to get a bigger salary, continue to be elusive.

Morning Coffee: The most important finance jobs you never even knew existed. Top technologist’s date night
04/10/2017 - If you’re contemplating where in the world to situate your finance job, you might have your eye on North America – which is predicted to benefit from Brexit irrespective of the fitfulness of Trump,

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Funds

GDPR For Irish Funds - 8 Month Countdown
20/10/2017 - The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect on 25 May 2018 and has been described as the most ground-breaking piece of European Union legislation in the digital era.

Limited Partnership Structures
05/09/2017 - The planned overhaul of the Limited Partnership Structure in Ireland is a long overdue step forward for Irish funds

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IT

Business drivers that might influence how you manage your IT
11/10/2017 - There are lots of reasons why businesses change how their IT is managed. It might be that a key employee has left, leaving an IT knowledge gap.

What Hackers Can Do with Your Companies Data
11/10/2017 - Digital data can prove a treasure trove for hacker’s who know what to look for and how best to utilise sensitive information to their advantage

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Legal

Schrems Goes to Europe (again) - Will the Standard Contractual Clauses Survive?
05/10/2017 - Almost two years to the day following the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner ("Schrems I"), the issue of transatlantic data transfers is heading back to the CJEU.

Is the commercial context relevant when interpreting contracts?
04/10/2017 - When asked to interpret a contract, a Court’s first step will be to consider the natural and ordinary meaning of words (textualism), but if the natural meaning remains unclear, a Court may consider the commercial context (contextualism) in order to determine the meaning.

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Specialist

PRIIPS: What You Need To Know
14/09/2017 - KIDs must accompany PRIIPs from 1 January 2018 - a deadline which is less than four months away.

Better Learning & Learning Better: Maximizing Workplace Learner Engagement
05/09/2017 - How often do people in your workplace declare they simply didn’t find the time to complete assigned training?

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