Amidst the dynamic shifts in key challenges confronting banking institutions ranging from greater competition, more stringent regulations and the relatively higher inherent risks, the strong underlying need to conduct the business of banking in a professional and ethical way, cannot be overemphasised.
Building trust and credibility in a bank as a trustworthy institution requires professionalism and ethical conduct from multiple stakeholders including shareholders, the Board of Directors down to the lowest level employee.
This cornerstone course is an in-depth exploration of the ethical standards expected of financial service professionals. Master best practices for observing a bank’s code of conduct and adhering to federal laws. Develop a sound ethical framework to handle commonly experienced ethical dilemmas. Learn how to make ethically appropriate decisions.
Exciting and often promising Vision, Mission and Core Value Statements in a banking institution’s Annual Report, web-site or in other media needs to be demonstrated consistently and sustainably by the banking institution, including its employees, on a daily basis. Prudence, sincerity in intention, integrated understanding and abiding strictly with the tenets of underlying professionalism and ethical conduct for the greater good, will bring sustainable long term value.