Surveys and studies

You will find here Mazars surveys and studies, which will give you an insight on the main issues that businesses face today.

How banks are responding to the financial risks of climate change

Banking climate risk
With sustainable finance expecting to be a crucial factor in the economic recovery in response to Covid-19 and regulators still encouraging banks to actively embed climate-related risks in their business operations and risk management frameworks, Mazars has analysed how 30 of the largest banks worldwide have been handling climate-related financial risks.

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Investing in CEE: Inbound M&A report 2019/2020

Investing in CEE
The M&A market in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) had a robust 2019 year, displaying resilience in the face of global economic headwinds, according to new research from Mazars in association with Mergermarket. The report, Investing in CEE: Inbound M&A Report 2019/2020, offers an overview of inbound M&A activity in the CEE region throughout 2019 and looks ahead to the opportunities and challenges in the coming months.

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GENDER BALANCE INDEX 2020: DRIVING DIVERSITY

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Gender balance in central banks is improving but progress is slow, reveals index and report from Mazars and the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF).

The OMFIF Gender Balance Index tracks the presence of men and women in senior positions at central banks, sovereign funds and public pension funds. The study, now in its seventh year, scores and ranks institutions based on gender balance in their management and boards.

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TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE: THE ROLE OF BANKING REGULATION AND SUPERVISION REPORT

Tackling climate change
Mazars and the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) are proud to have come together to produce a global report providing unique insight on current and upcoming financial regulatory evolutions aimed at tackling climate change. What policy adjustments are being undertaken in different jurisdictions around the world to assess and control climate risks? How are these actions likely to develop in future? Find out in our new research and get ready for radical regulatory change.

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Business - It's Personal

REINSURERS’ FINANCIAL COMMUNICATION – 2019 BENCHMARK STUDY (PART I)

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As the role of reinsurance is continuously expanding, Mazars has analysed the latest financial disclosures of the top 10 reinsurers worldwide providing a comparative view for a better understanding of their risk profile and strategy.

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ARE YOU MISSING THE TECH TRAIN?

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Mazars publishes study about global levels of familiarity, investment and implementation surrounding five transformative workplace technologies

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The future of telcos: winning the client experience battle

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Mazars launches global study, The Future of Telcos: winning the client experience battle, the case of mobile financial services

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Technology and Sustainability: Five innovations defining the future

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As the call for increased transparency and accountability from companies on their environmental, social and governance efforts continues, companies spend signficant time and effort in identifying how to consistently capture meaningful and reliable non-financial data to share with their stakeholders. Digital solutions could offer them support in this challenge.

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Sustainability: Technology enabled

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The Economist Intelligence Unit wrote a set of articles sponsored by Mazars focusing on the role of regulation and technology in relation to sustainability. In this article, the rapid expansion of technologies around sustainability practice and reporting – from ESG-themed data mining to blockchain voting – is explored.

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