Merck & Co., the global pharmaceuticals firm, has joined the advisory board of Atriax, the multi-bank foreign exchange portal. The Atriax Advisory Board now consists of twenty-five global corporations and financial institutions and represents the interests of price-takers in the design and development of Atriax. Atriax is the multi-bank foreign exchange portal backed by Citibank, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan and Reuters.
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.