HVB Group is in final negotiations to purchase a suite of products from Anvil Software for their repo and securities lending desk. HypoVereinsbank expects to take Anvil ARTS for repo trading; Anvil ARTS Securities Finance module; Anvil ARTS Managed Lending Module, for agency lending programs; and Anvil Order Management, for linking to electronic repo markets. Installation of the Anvil products has already started.
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.