bfinance has today announced that Bristol Municipal Charities’ (BMC) used its online transaction portal to select a new manager for its balanced advisory fund. bfinance enabled BMC to place its fund management mandate for tender with over 300 European financial institutions. From the responses received, BMC was able to select the most beneficial proposition. The bfinance service saved BMC time by eliminating the need to produce multiple tender documents and provided increased competition by including more institutions in the tendering process than was possible in the past.
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.