Center for Financial Professionals (CeFPro®)

Providing global end-user research reports and surveys on the current trends and challenges within the financial risk, technology and regulation industry


Non-Financial Risk Leaders 2022

Non-Financial Risk Leaders strives to provide insights, support, and benchmarks for organizations as the traditional operational and non-financial risk arena continues to evolve, expand, and gain significance. Informed by some of the most knowledgeable experts in the field, NFR Leaders has fast established itself as the go-to resource for the industry.

The 2022 NFR Leaders survey has now closed. Pre-order your copy and be amongst the first to receive the results and discover the top non-financial risks of the year.


ESG state-of-play: Banks’ compliance and automated reporting trends

Effective spreadsheet management

CeFPro®, in partnership with Workiva, conducted an extensive research project to better understand the state of play of ESG across financial services. This report looks to identify where financial institutions truly stand with ESG reporting and whether they are keeping pace with the influx of ESG changes by leveraging technology. The findings of this report aim to provide a benchmark for financial institutions as to progress and develop automation, reporting, data, and investment decision making.

CeFPro®, in partnership with Incisive Software, conducted an extensive research project to better understand the implementation levels of spreadsheet management programs across the financial industry. The research aimed to review and provide clarity on the full range of benefits a spreadsheet management program can realize, and sought to determine the status of industry adoption, as well as identify the types and levels of spreadsheet management programs in place across the industry, and monitor key processes, owners, and decision-making regarding implementation.. 


Providing a voice to the market and company rankings identified by the industry

Now in its third year, the Center for Financial Professionals’ (CeFPro®) Fintech Leaders is fast being acknowledged as the most comprehensive business intelligence study on the status of the fintech industry.

Fintech Leaders is the only research program of its kind, relying on responses and votes from industry end-users to establish the market leaders, trends, priorities, challenges, and investment opportunities within the fintech ecosystem.

In addition, Fintech Leaders includes a guide to suppliers through the inclusion of a list of key solution providers, including a ranking of 30 different categories and an overall fintech solution vendor ranking system.

Providing clarity on upcoming trends and opportunities within non-financial risk

CeFPro’s Non-Financial Risk Leaders is the voice of the market ranking the top non-financial risks and providing clarity on upcoming trends, opportunities and investment priorities. 

The international survey and report is increasingly recognized as the go-to resource, delivering unparalleled research and knowledge through the 50+ Advisory Board of industry professionals, CeFPro’s analysts, and other industry professionals, assessing the findings from more than 1,200 online votes cast.

CeFPro’s latest global report gives you a comprehensive understanding of and insight into the top 15 non-financial risks, as voted by the industry as well as key investment priorities for technology, cybersecurity, fraud and financial crime and third party risk.


If you would like the opportunity to partner with CeFPro on a bespoke research project, or would like to find out more about any of our reports, contact us via email or phone.
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