The Treasury Management Association announced today that it has changed its name to the Association for Financial Professionals. The association recognized that the role of financial professionals is constantly growing to encompass such fields of expertise as information technology and mergers and acquisitions activity. Earlier this year, the association merged with the End-Users of Derivatives Association, which gave it an expanded constituency and a broader range of knowledge with which to serve its membership.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.