ABN AMRO has appointed Jamie McWilliam and Mark Peaker in its Derivatives Marketing and Financial Institutions teams, respectively. Both will be based in Hong Kong. Jamie McWilliam joins ABN AMRO’s Structured Derivatives team and will be responsible for asset structuring for non-Japan Asia as part of the bank’s global Structured Group team. Mark Peaker, Head of Secondary Loans Sales, Asia, ABN AMRO, will be responsible for the coordination of secondary loan sales function for the bank across Asia. He has loan and fixed income sales experience in his previous roles in other regional banks.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.