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The Bankers’ Plumber on Banking: Learning from the Toyota Way

Great minds think alike. So the saying goes. For a long time I have preached that in Financial Services for those who work in Operations a key skill is to understand what is ‘normal for their business”. The earliest posts to the 3C Advisory Blog covered just these cases. Last week, somewhere on LinkedIn I […]

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The Swiss are world leaders in many things: watches, chocolate, Swiss Army knives and wealth management. Although the world of Swiss private banking has had more downs than up lately, wealth management is in the national DNA. There is good reason to see the Swiss coming out on top as private banking reinvents itself as […]

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The Bankers’ Plumber on FinTech: 3 Things I have learned in the last week

SIBOS, probably the largest global gathering of the FS profession, took place in Geneva last week. Not surprisingly, this was a catalyst for many announcements on matters FinTech. FinTech is a tricky subject to keep up with and that effort has something in common with trying to stay on top of things clearing, Dodd Frank […]

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