BMO Global Asset Management

Sector: Asset Management

Capability: Strategy

Service: Strategic R&A

Situation: The Global Head of Distribution sought to re-explore the viability of a potential acquisition. As some time had passed since the opportunity was first considered, there were questions concerning the developing regulatory landscape which needed to be answered in order to fully assess viability.

Impact: Laeceum undertook thematic desk based research in addition to a review of already completed analysis. A report provided a high level critique of upcoming changes in the regulatory and potential impacts on the gradual adoption of vertically integrated business models.


Shawbrook Bank

The Head of Enterprise Strategy and Head of Marketing wanted to enrich the origination team’s understanding of a potential borrower.

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Virgin Money

The Head of Products and Lending asked Laeceum to help identify high propensity switchers as part of its participation into the RBS Incentivised Switching Scheme.

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Laeceum Life

2023 Year End Review

As we usher in our seventh year since launch in 2018, we look back at the past year with immense pride. This year was one that saw us build on the already high highs of 2022 with some exceptional successes both in terms of impact for clients but also in terms of our talent pool.

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Ellie is a part-time Analyst at Laeceum and is currently a third-year undergraduate in Human, Social and Political Sciences at the University of Cambridge. 

Ellie has a keen interest in corporate development and plays a lead role in building out Laeceum’s Advisory capability and university outreach and third sector engagement efforts.

Ellie has prior experience as a Consultant at DeHavilland and attended Harvard’s Model United Nations programme.