Top 5 Skills Needed to be a Credit Risk Analyst


Interested in a financial services career? Credit Risk Analysts are in demand as long as you have these skills:   SAS/SQL, R and Python In today‚Äôs banking environment SAS/SQL is still the analytical industry standard. However, R & Python are quickly gaining steam and are being implemented in the cultures of industry disruptors like the… Read more »

Credit Industry Hiring


The US credit market saw a large shift in the leaders of the financial industry in 2015. The GE Capital conglomerate announced the sale or spin off of their Retail Credit, Healthcare Financial and Mortgage Portfolio divisions. The fate of their commercial finance division remains to be seen. Large European banks like RBS, Barclays and… Read more »

How Credit Outlook Impacts Hiring


U.S. Economy

  Stefan Lehtis, Executive Recruiter at Smith Hanley Associates, discusses how the current economic outlook will impact consumer credit recruiting. Forecasts for 2016 predict that consumer lending will have finally recovered from the recession by the conclusion of the year. TransUnion says it expects consumer credit markets, including mortgage and credit cards, to have fully… Read more »