The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Financial Markets has made four new appointments. Steve Fitzpatrick has become Head of Primary Markets Origination for North America, while Adam Linton joins RBS as a Senior Proprietary FX trader in London. In addition, Graham Pointer has joined the organisation as Head of Northern European Financial Institutions coverage in its Primary Markets Origination Group and Alberto Viarengo has taken on the role of Head of Primary Markets Origination for Spain and Italy.
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.