Following consultations within the Financial Stability Forum’s (FSF) membership, the G7 finance ministers and central bank governors have confirmed their support for the designation of Roger Ferguson as Chairman of the FSF, for a term of three years. Ferguson is Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. He succeeds Andrew Crockett, who served as the FSF’s first Chairman until the end of March 2003.
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.