Internet Extensions Hub, a new solution by Wall Street Systems, aims to enable banks to offer their services to customers via the Internet. Based on The Wall Street System Object Toolkit, Internet Extensions gives banks the ability to brand, customize and extend the functionality of The Wall Street System to their customers online. Customers can now obtain rates on a variety of products, including foreign exchange, money markets and fixed-income securities. Furthermore, it replaces more traditional proprietary bank terminals, which, according to the firm, are both difficult and expensive to maintain.
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.