Reese A. Nank, APR, has been promoted to vice president, communications and marketing for the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP). In her new role, Nank gains responsibility for the development and management of the association’s overall marketing plan. In addition to her responsibilities for public relations, communications and strategic alliances, Nank will oversee the administration and progress of AFP’s marketing of products, services, and strategies in support of the association’s objectives.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.