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2018.07.09 | NFU News

WANTED: Policy Advisor

NFU – the Nordic lobby organisation for trade unions in the finance and insurance sectors is seeking a Policy Advisor for its team in Stockholm.
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2018.06.15 | NFU Blog

Labour rights and sustainable finance

NFU has taken important steps to empower finance employees and strengthen finance’s role in society as the EU formulates the agenda for sustainable finance. The struggle for minimum safeguards for human rights and labour rights in the green transition, however, continues.
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2018.07.09 | NFU News

WANTED: Policy Advisor

NFU – the Nordic lobby organisation for trade unions in the finance and insurance sectors is seeking a Policy Advisor for its team in Stockholm.
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2018.04.23 | NFU News

Short version of Coping with Compliance published

A short version of the NFU study "Coping with Compliance" (2018) is now published. The study shows that compliance leads to growing pressure on Nordic finance employees, forcing them to choose between providing good customer service and following rules and regulation.
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2018.06.15 | NFU Blog

Labour rights and sustainable finance

NFU has taken important steps to empower finance employees and strengthen finance’s role in society as the EU formulates the agenda for sustainable finance. The struggle for minimum safeguards for human rights and labour rights in the green transition, however, continues.
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2018.06.14 | NFU Blog

Shaping Europe through Social dialogue

The EU highly impacts what is happening in the Nordic financial sectors, but Nordic trade unions can also influence the direction of Europe. That is why NFU is engaged in the European Social Dialogue for the Banking and Insurance sectors. Here we meet with the EU Commission, the European employers’ organizations and European trade union colleagues, to work together on sectoral policy issues such as digitalization, telework and regulation.
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2018.06.03 | NFU Blog

Part 7: Pressure from compliance

NFU continuously works to shape EU legislation to the benefit of the employees' of the financial sectors. As a part of this work, NFU last year conducted a survey on how regulatory requirements stemming from EU legislation effect finance employees' work and wellbeing. Annika Stenström, Policy Advisor at Nordic Financial Unions, presents NFU’s most recent study “Coping with Compliance” (2018).
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2018.06.02 | NFU Blog

Part 6: Creating synergies with an EU approach

The NFU Policy Affairs Forum 2018 is over but the issues continue to be relevant. Emelie Weski, Head of EU Affairs at NFU, makes a few concluding remarks and reflections on what can be done by trade unionists for more efficient sectoral policy work for a well-being sector.
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2017.12.06 | NFU Events

Coping with compliance: today and tomorrow

In a new survey, respondents representing 35.000 employees from the finance sector in the Nordic countries evaluate the impact of the new regulatory requirements - and the results are worrying. Nordic Financial Unions (NFU) invites you to a conference to discuss effects, trends and the future of financial regulation.
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