• Industry: Financial Services, Banking
  • Type: Business and industry issue
  • Date: 8/30/2010

Consolidation and divestment in financial services 

There is a range of forces currently driving consolidation, divestment and corporate reconfiguration in the financial services sector. Many aspects of the financial crisis and its aftermath are helping to accelerate these processes. However, many of the critical strategic decisions necessary are neither simple in principle, nor easy to implement in practice.