Since April 2000, via IR35, the UK Tax Authorities (HMRC) have sought to combat tax avoidance amongst ‘disguised employees'. HMRC are targeting individuals supplying services via intermediary companies—such as Personal Service Companies (PSC’s)—initially in the public sector April 2017, HMRC have since shifted focus onto the private sector.
Thriving in a hyper-connected world was the big theme of Sibos 2019 and it was fantastic to see so many organisations, over 11,000 attendees from 150 countries, gathered together in London with customers, collaboration & digital transformation at the forefront of the agenda.
Since 2012, JDX has experienced rapid growth as a provider of flexible resourcing solutions to financial services companies, market intermediaries and FinTech companies. With a compound annual growth rate of 47% over the last 3 years we now have 700 staff in 6 locations globally...
“Together, let’s work to take the derivatives market closer to 5G” – Scott O’Malia, ISDA CEO
JDX’s Charles Post recently had the pleasure of moderating an informative panel discussion on the ‘Opportunities in AI’ at the ISDA technology forum in London. The panel discussed how Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to fundamentally transform the shape and structure of financial institutions and the nature of financial markets.
JDX is pleased to welcome digitization and financial services leader Charles Post to JDX Consulting. Charles joins as the Head of US Consulting Services - Delivery & Sales, a newly created role that leverages his industry thought leadership and deep understanding of front-to-back processing and automation. In addition, Charles will be a Global Business Partnerships lead and oversee our U.S. Business Development.
We are thrilled to announce that Maureen Doyle-Spare, who has over 20 plus years’ experience in leading consulting and solutioning in the Capital Markets, is joining JDX Consulting as Director. Maureen will lead the US Consulting Services Sales and Delivery for the Wealth & Asset Management sector.
JDX is proud to be celebrating International Men’s Day today. A day designed to focus on men and boy’s health, improving gender relations and gender equality and promoting basic humanitarian values. We can hardly have failed to notice the amount of attention men’s mental health is getting currently, and so wanted to pause and reflect on mental health for men, why it’s a problem and what we can do in the workplace to improve things.
You’re as likely to get killed by lightening as to be killed by a mentally ill stranger (one in ten million), but 40% of us believe that people with mental health are prone to violence. This kind of stigma follows people suffering anxiety and depression (1 in 4 of us), making it unsurprising people are so unlikely to admit to having an illness or get the help they need.
The “Go Green” initiative is the tool through which JDX strives to bring environmental issues to the forefront of our minds and make a difference. This week, the Society’s newest member, Ana-Smarandita, focusses on the Loss of Biodiversity and how JDX can tackle this.