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A GlobeRisk Perspective on strategy development in the financial sector

GlobeRisk specialises in firms where the taking or pooling of risk is core to the business model, a definition that covers most of the financial sector and one or two areas beyond.

Our experience throughout many strategy and business planning engagements is that most attention is generally given to:

In our view, whilst these may indeed be the core issues to be addressed by strategy, the risk management environment often has strategic importance. In our strategy development work we combine traditional approaches with a thorough understanding of the business model which we breakdown into 4 types of risk driven strategic consideration:

The firm that judges the timing of the cycle well with actions to match will produce proportionately more profit than any other player.

GlobeRisk Strategy development assistance

GlobeRisk strategy development is about combining traditional consultancy approaches with a thorough understanding of the business model and its drivers. Risk driven initiatives and capabilities are not always important, but important opportunities emerge more often than not.

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