1LoD provides the highest quality intelligence to risk and control professionals managing non-financial risks across the three lines of defence in financial institutions globally. It delivers this information via events, benchmarking surveys, special reports, a careers hub and other media.  The business combines subject matter experts (former senior risk and control practitioners), highly experienced conference professionals and journalists.

1LoD’s conferences are recognised as the leading events in their field. The 1LoD Summits (London, New York & Hong Kong) were the first ever independent conferences for the control functions that sit in the 1st line of defence. They remain the largest and leading events for this sector globally while 1LoD has now expanded into the buy side and 2nd line of defence, delivering the first ever Surveillance Summit for professionals working in this nascent function.

In 2018, 1LoD launched the seminal report and most comprehensive insight published into the state of front office controls, supervision, control assurance and surveillance across the industry. This year, the report is even bigger.

Based on an international benchmarking survey collecting the views of industry leading experts from more than 30 of the largest financial institutions globally, 1LoD’s 2019 Report provides a unique insight into the maturity and development of the control functions over the last 12 months as well as predictions for the future.  Including in-depth commentary from regulators, practitioners, consultants and technology experts it is the only report  for professionals in the industry.

To find out more about upcoming events, benchmarking surveys, special reports and other content, please visit www.1lod.com

John Baskott, Co-Founder

Paul Hodge, Co-Founder

Andrew Lennon, Director, Head of Business Development

James Boynton, Director, Head of Content

Lucy Snowden, Head of Production

Layla Baskott, Head of Operations

David Lamb, Head of Technology and Marketing

Shaun Mackenzie, Business Development Manager

Simon Brady, Contributing Editor

Simon Boughey, Contributing Editor

Helen Castell, Contributing Editor

Nick Lord, Contributing Editor

Mark Taylor, Contributing Editor

Laura Sharp, Sub Editor

Lynsey Pledge, Graphic Designer

John Baskott

Welcome to 1LoD's Global Benchmarking Survey and Annual Report 2019, the largest and most comprehensive survey ever conducted on the front office control sector. This year's report was answered by over 30 of the world’s largest financial institutions. We hope you enjoy reading the findings and thank you to everyone who contributed to making it a success. To find out more about upcoming events, our careers hub or other content from 1LoD just visit www.1lod.com

John Baskott, Co-Founder, 1LoD

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