May 2019

 
 

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Meet Clive Bellows, President, The Institute of Banking

 

In his first interview since taking over as President of the Institute of Banking, Clive Bellows talks about his career to date, what he hopes to achieve during his presidency and why Ireland’s footprint on the global financial stage will increase over the coming years.

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First in Europe – new education platform based on blockchain

 

The Institute of Banking is collaborating with Bank of Ireland, AIB, Ulster Bank and Deloitte in developing a new financial services industry education platform based on blockchain technology. The new platform, a first in the European financial services industry, will offer attractive benefits to Institute members, financial institutions and their employees.

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Expanding our digital programmes

 

It is vital to have the capability to work within the digital landscape of today and to understand what it may look like tomorrow. Our new strategy has placed particular emphasis on this and we are very pleased to have expanded the programmes we offer members in this area. Here we give an overview of the programmes now available.

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Collaborating with Chartered Accountants Ireland

 

We are very pleased to report that our recent collaboration with Chartered Accountants Ireland is going well. For the first time its members, many of whom go on to work across banking and financial services industries in Ireland, can take a Financial Services elective at their Final Admitting Examinations, the Chartered Accountants Ireland’s final level examinations.

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An empowering International Women’s Day

 

In March we celebrated International Women’s Day with over 150 members at a truly empowering event. We also developed a video to mark the occasion, taking the idea of ‘empowerment’, the central tenet of our new strategy, as our theme. We invite you to read more about the event, see photos from the day and watch the video.

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CIFDI | 100 Women in Finance scholarship awarded

 

The Certified Investment Fund Director Institute (CIFDI), in conjunction with 100 Women in Finance, offered a scholarship to one female candidate wishing to enrol on the CIFD Programme this year. Congratulations to Audrey Collins who was awarded the scholarship.

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Supporting the investment funds industry

 

One of the priorities of our new strategy is to further our support for the investment funds industry. Earlier this year we launched the Professional Diploma in International Investment Fund Services and we continue to expand the geographic reach of our programmes.

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Meet the new Council

 

At our AGM on 7 March, we welcomed a number of new members to Council. We look forward to working with them as we progress our new strategy, Empowering Your Future.

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Meet a member

 

Chris Wilson is a man with a strong sense of purpose. It’s what he does. Here’s a member who left banking to set up his own business, working with teams to help them (re) discover the core purpose of their organisation. A lover of the great outdoors, being stuck on a desert island is not a challenge for Chris but a dream come true!

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...now meet a member of our team

 

Soccer mad Elena Day is our Registrar. A long serving member of our team, over the years she has enjoyed seeing many students do well. Whilst she can’t banish exams, she’d love to have a magic wand to get rid of exam nerves. And mosquitoes too it would seem…

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