SimCorp has entered the Asia Pacific market with the establishment of regional headquarters in Sydney and a satellite office in Hong Kong. SimCorp Asia has been vested with the tasks of introducing its TMS2000integrated investment management system to financial institutions throughout the region and extending the existing user base for its IT/2 treasury management system. The company has a strong presence in Europe and North America with offices in Copenhagen, Brussels, Frankfurt, London and New York.
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.