A patent cross-licensing agreement has been confirmed by Entrust and Tumbleweed Communications, in a bid to expand the companies’ secure messaging initiatives. Under the terms of the agreement, Entrust and Tumbleweed have entered into a broad cross-license covering their respective patent portfolios. The agreement covers selected patents and patents issuing from patent applications that have been filed or that may be filed by either company over the next three years. This intellectual property exchange will allow each company to continue to broaden its range of commercial products and services.
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.