Swedbank, one of the largest banking groups in Scandinavia, has gone live with the first Scandinavian roll-out of AutoDeal LITE, the Internet-based foreign exchange dealing service from Cognotec. Swedbank’s adoption of AutoDeal LITE is part of the bank’s strategy to enable the eventual delivery of all its products via the Internet. It is the first solution the bank has implemented from a non-domestic third-party.
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.