The UK Independent Banking Commission’s Interim Report – and Outsourcing

Noel Cullen, Principal Advisor, KPMG in the UK The recently published UK Independent Banking Commission’s (IBC) interim report has recommended that major banks separate their retail operations from higher-risk activities. Were such a requirement introduced, changes on this scale would have a significant impact on banks’ IT strategies. Change of this nature would almost certainly [...]

UK IT Service Provider Performance and Satisfaction Study Findings – the Public Sector Perspective

John Mackie, UK Public Sector Lead Nineteen percent of the outsourcing contracts reviewed in the EquaTerra 2010 UK IT Service Provider Performance and Satisfaction Study were for public sector organisations, representing both central and local government and non departmental public bodies (NDPBs). Given the political and economic climate in which these organisations are currently operating, [...]