Fides Weekly Update – 14th September 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. This week: 1. Ropes & Gray downsizes in London  Four real estate and restructuring partners are understood to be leaving Ropes & Gray’s City office […]

Fides Weekly Update – 7th September 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. 1). Citigroup announces investment banking overhaul to employees It has been reported by several news outlets today that Citigroup released an internal memo stating its […]

Fides Weekly Update – 31st August 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. 1. Inclusive company culture pays off as Fieldfisher reports record-breaking results  Fieldfisher cites its unique, people-focused strategy as the cause for its continued growth in the […]

Fides Weekly Update – 24th August 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. This week: 1). ‘No-deal’ Brexit to cost UK legal sector £3bn finds Law Society study The UK legal sector could suffer a £3bn revenue hit […]

Fides Weekly Update – 17th August 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Don’t forget to follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter for more market updates! This week: 1). RBC comes under regulatory scrutiny for it’s treatment of Whistleblowers  The treatment of whistleblowers at the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has come under scrutiny from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), […]

How exactly does Riverview Law fit into EY’s global legal strategy?

Last week EY announced its acquisition of leading managed services and technology solutions firm Riverview Law, a ground-breaking move in the market which will no doubt affect the alternative legal services marketplace as we know it. Providing Riverview with not only the security of EY’s global brand and resources, but also access to its stellar […]

Fides Weekly Update – 10th August 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Don’t forget to follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter for more market updates! This week: 1). Global Regulatory Sandbox Launched The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in collaboration with 11 global regulators, on Tuesday announced the creation of the Global Financial Innovation Network (GFIN), building on a proposal […]

Fides Weekly Update – 3rd August 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Don’t forget to follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter for more market updates! This week: 1. Law firms criticised for making ‘painfully slow’ progress on gender diversity, as SRA launches wide-raging consultation to clarify the reporting of misconduct MPs have criticised law firms for making ‘painfully slow’ progress […]

Fides Weekly Update – 27th July 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. This week: 1). Market volatility remains low even with fear of Trump sparking trade wars US President Donald Trump’s trade conversations with the EU and […]

Fides Weekly Update – 20th July 2018

Hello and welcome to the Fides Weekly Update. Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves and developments in legal and compliance. Tweet us @Fides_Search to let us know your thoughts. This week: 1. GCHQ reports growing cyber threat to legal profession A new report by the National Cyber Security Centre (part of GCHQ) has outlined some […]