Financial Objects has announced a joint marketing agreement with Surecomp that will see the software supplier further extend the capabilities of its activebank product with the addition of Surecomp’s IBSnet trade finance software. The common technologies of both companies will provide activebank customers with an integrated, fully functional trade finance module, according to Financial Objects. The vendor will license and install Surecom’s solution alongside NetlMEX, Surecomp’s Internet-based front-end trade finance solution.
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.