A spotlight on D&I in the Financial Services sector

In a new podcast, FSR Partner Hywel Jenkins joins colleagues from our Employment practice – Partner Christine Young and Senior Associate David Palmer – to discuss the key points for regulated firms in light of the regulators’ increasing focus on diversity and inclusion (D&I). Read more

As the FCA identifies a culture dividend from diversity and inclusion, firms should prepare for more scrutiny

In the last decade, society’s focus on D&I issues has steadily increased and it is against this backdrop that the FCA CEO Nikhil Rathi delivered the address at HM Treasury’s launch of the Women in Finance Charter Annual Review 2021 in March. In this post, we look at the groundwork that Mr Rathi’s speech lays for regulated firms and individuals as they prepare for greater regulatory scrutiny in relation to D&I. Read more