Like the flow of capital and financial transactions it facilitates around the world, the financial services industry is in a state of perpetual motion. Customer needs are changing rapidly; new entrants are causing tremendous disruption; large incumbents are deploying large-scale transformations; and governments and the public alike are intensifying their scrutiny of the sector. As a result, leaders in the financial services industry are seeking innovative ways to stay ahead of the curve and capture new opportunities for value creation.
We Protect, Create, and Recover ValueTM for banks, payment companies, fintechs, insurers, securities firms, and asset managers by helping them accelerate transformation and profitable growth, identify and manage risks, and resolve pressing regulatory or enforcement matters.
Ankura’s global team of financial services experts and advisors combines the knowledge and skillsets of industry executives, analysts, and innovators with the policy and regulatory expertise of former regulators, policy makers and legal practitioners.
Our global team delivers actionable solutions that address the most significant legal, reputational, and geopolitical challenges that require the focused execution of multijurisdictional programs and strategies.
Our team has assisted on more than one thousand M&A, partnership, and other transactions in financial services and other sectors, supporting corporate and private equity clients from deal strategy, due diligence, and valuation, to deal structuring, negotiations, and integration
Our team of experts combine deep knowledge of markets and financial instruments with cutting-edge analytic capabilities to deliver best-in-class solutions in high-stakes settings. We have been involved in the most substantial capital markets disputes and investigations spanning the last several decades.
We integrate ESG considerations into the fabric of our clients’ corporate culture, enabling them to enhance long-term performance by fostering better working conditions, empowerment, social equality, and a cleaner and more sustainable future.
We advise leading boards of directors on how to establish the appropriate governance to unlock performance and manage risk.
Global Insurance Company
Executing Global Technology Implementation
Ankura partnered with a global insurance firm to undertake the due diligence of a formal enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution evaluation process. Leveraging its proprietary methodology, Ankura led a cross-functional team through the evaluation and selection process, providing advice and counsel throughout the process, including contract negotiations. Ankura went on to provide project and change management to ensure successful implementation.