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2019.12.15 | NFU Blog

Europe moves on Human Rights Due Diligence?

At NFU we are constantly monitoring the development in the sectors, both at Nordic, European and global level. 2019 has been characterized by an increasingly intense focus on sustainability, and particularly relating to the environment and climate change. In the wake of this green focus, another issue has (re)emerged at European level, namely the issue of Human Rights Due Diligence (HRDD).
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2019.12.15 | NFU Blog

Managing the digital transformation in the Nordics

The transition into a digital age is challenging the future of work and the occupational structures in society. In the financial sector, we see this development through the introduction of AI, Robo-advisors, big data and Regtech, which requires extensive reskilling and upskilling of employees. It is, however, essential to take control of the narrative on the digital transformation so that employees are not left alone in this societal transformation.
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2019.12.13 | NFU Blog

The first one hundred

March 4th 1933 marks the inauguration date of Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, and the first one to use the term ´first hundred days´ in a political context. Since then, following both praise and criticism, the first hundred days in office have been a benchmark for the performance of high-ranking officials and a testimony of their ambition and leadership.
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2019.12.15 | NFU Blog

Europe moves on Human Rights Due Diligence?

At NFU we are constantly monitoring the development in the sectors, both at Nordic, European and global level. 2019 has been characterized by an increasingly intense focus on sustainability, and particularly relating to the environment and climate change. In the wake of this green focus, another issue has (re)emerged at European level, namely the issue of Human Rights Due Diligence (HRDD).
Read more
2019.12.15 | NFU Blog

Managing the digital transformation in the Nordics

The transition into a digital age is challenging the future of work and the occupational structures in society. In the financial sector, we see this development through the introduction of AI, Robo-advisors, big data and Regtech, which requires extensive reskilling and upskilling of employees. It is, however, essential to take control of the narrative on the digital transformation so that employees are not left alone in this societal transformation.
Read more
2019.12.13 | NFU Blog

The first one hundred

March 4th 1933 marks the inauguration date of Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, and the first one to use the term ´first hundred days´ in a political context. Since then, following both praise and criticism, the first hundred days in office have been a benchmark for the performance of high-ranking officials and a testimony of their ambition and leadership.
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2019.10.10 | NFU Blog

Bringing real value to society

In the end of summer, both The Economist and The New York Times headlined articles declaring that big business now are moving from shareholder maximization and towards a broader social responsibility. This following of a statement from the CEO’s of some of the world’s largest businesses, redefining the purpose of public companies. The purpose should no longer be the maximization of shareholder value, but to serve both its shareholders and stakeholders. 
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2019.10.10 | NFU Blog

Advice as driver for Financial Inclusion

Financial inclusion should be a priority for all governments and the financial sector. Helping to widen the net to those, who up until now, have been unable to access services and products, and being able to make accurate decisions based on those customers’ information, is an integral part of bringing about a more social Europe and giving everyone a fair chance at life.
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2019.04.30 | NFU Events

The NFU Conference 2019

The NFU Conference 2019 "Finance for All: Finance for a European Society”, a two-day inspiring discussion on the current and future role of the financial sector for achieving inclusive and sustainable societies, in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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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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