A new firm has been formed to help companies doing business in Britain prepare for the UK’s entry into the euro. Alban York Consulting offers assistance with tracking developments in the run-up to a UK referendum; support with planning business strategy, either for an early ‘UK in’ or a prolonged ‘UK out’ scenario and, in the event that early ‘UK in’ is the most likely result, assistance with planning for the introduction of the euro in the UK.
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.