10 Sep 2015
Diane Sim is a freelance consultant specialising in research-based projects in financial and professional services. For Charity Finance magazine she has authored the recent annual surveys on banking, fund management, charity shops and the finance function and is currently working on the annual audit survey.
Sim formerly headed up the retail banking and wealth management division of VRL Knowledgebank, where she was responsible for the company's newsletters, websites, management reports and conferences in those segments. She has also edited newsletters in the financial services sector including European Banker, Cards International and Retail Banker International.
She has also worked as a consultant on research-based strategy projects for UK and international financial services clients, both at Davis International Banking Consultants (1994-2001) and Coopers and Lybrand (1989-1994).
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Strong performance from voluntary income over the last three quarters continues to underpin the sustained recovery of the Charity 250 Index, finds Diane Sim.
Large charities are increasingly adopting strategies to optimise their mix of internal, external and pro bono legal support, finds Diane Sim.
Three successive quarters of above-average growth have given a welcome boost to the annual performance of the Charity 100 Index, finds Diane Sim.
With the large high street banking groups splintering and new players eyeing their customers, the UK banking sector looks set for another shake up, finds Diane Sim.
Six new entrants and exits, but still no real change at the top in this year’s review of the members of the Charity 100 Index, finds Diane Sim.