Financial Services

The right expertise to be successful in a complex financial world

BDO for companies in the financial services sector

The financial services industry is constantly evolving due to technological developments, regulatory changes, sustainable financing and the increasing emphasis on cybersecurity and data privacy. To be future-proof, financial institutions must remain vigilant, flexible and agile. They must adapt traditional services and business models, manage risks and compliance issues, and centralize and coordinate the management of outsourcing partners.

BDO understands the challenges in the financial sector. Our more than 170 experts provide specialized support to help organizations achieve their goals and avoid risks. Our solutions include digitization, data use, corporate social responsibility and tackling financial and economic crime. In this way, we help organizations to be successful in a complex financial world.

Importance of data and cybersecurity

The importance of data and cybersecurity is growing in the financial sector. Financial institutions have access to enormous amounts of data, which they can use to offer new services. Compliance with rules and regulations remains a challenge. Organizations must make informed decisions and priorities to mitigate risks, address vulnerabilities and take appropriate action.


Sustainability is also becoming increasingly important in the financial sector. Financial institutions are encouraged to embrace ESG and sustainable finance as they play a major role in green investments. As a result, banks, insurers and pension funds have to make important decisions that go beyond just environmental aspects. With a dedicated sustainability team and specialists focused on the financial sector, BDO wants to be an example in the field of sustainability.