Four of South Africa’s leading corporates have renewed their contracts for enterprise-wide management of market risk using solutions from Algorithmics. The four include three of South Africa’s blue chip financial services institutions – Absa, Nedcor and Standard Bank of S. A. Eskom, the largest electricity supply utility in Africa was the fourth corporate to renew.
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.