Leading business and financial adviser Grant Thornton is pleased to announce that the Scotland-based Andersen team of six project finance specialists will be joining forces with the firm’s growing Project Finance team. John Watt as Partner, Nathan Goode as Director, two senior managers and two executives will be based in Grant Thornton’s Edinburgh and Glasgow offices. Grant Thornton said: ‘The incoming team has excellent project finance credentials within the education, accommodation, transportation, e-government and waste sectors, both in Scotland and throughout the rest of the UK.’
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.