UBS Global Asset Management has begun implementation of CheckFree Financial and Compliance Solutions’ (CFACS) TradeFlow TPM solution. The system will provide the firm with messaging, workflow and exception management solutions and will act as the hub of its global trade confirmation system, the first phase of which is scheduled to go live in London this summer. The London operation will spearhead the project in the design phase, before rolling it out to other asset management locations, including Zurich, Chicago, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo, according to CFACS.
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.