JPMorgan Treasury Services will be the first financial institution to offer a white-label version of the TradeCard technology platform to its corporate and financial institution clients. This new offering enables buyers and sellers to initiate, conduct and settle transactions completely online, thus greatly enhancing the customers’ financial supply chains. This service will be available in the Americas, Europe and Asia. A network of almost 100 trade services suppliers, including logistics, inspection and cargo insurance companies, currently supports system users.
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.