Lafferty Group

Advanced knowledge services and prestige events for the finance sector

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Lafferty Group is the world's leading provider of advanced knowledge services and prestige events for the retail banking and consumer financial services industry. With particular specialisation in the fields of retail banking, cards and payments and mobile financial services, the group's comprehensive services, honed over three decades, include Senior Management Councils, Benchmarking Research, Thought Leadership Reports, Conferences and Webinars, Insights and Advisory Services.

Lafferty Group operates with three specialist business units:

  • Banking and payments research and intelligence — cutting edge research and thought leadership reports, dynamic international conferences and Lafferty's world-famous Councils for senior management.
  • Professional education: The Retail Banking Academy provides the only professional qualifications for retail bankers and cards and payments executives with the Certified Retail Banker (CRB) and Certified Cards and Payments Professional (CCPP) qualifications.
  • Bank Ratings: Lafferty's unique new global ratings database will rank and rate the main banks of the world against key criteria for management quality, strategy, purpose and actions, execution ability, technology preparedness, innovation capacity, organisational culture, as well as a series of demanding financial yardsticks including ROA, interest costs, loans to deposits, retail v total loans, equity and cash ratios.

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