Jim Lucier has been promoted to the position of vice president corporate alliances at Xign Corporation. Lucier will oversee all aspects of partnership activities including sales channel development, co-marketing relationships and product management. Lucier started the Xign corporate alliance program and has been instrumental in its success, developing and managing relationships with MasterCard International, JPMorgan Chase and The Pantellos Group.
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.