JPMorgan has been rated the bank most likely to be chosen to provide Continuous Linked Settlement (CLS) third-party services in a recent FImetrix survey. One hundred and thirteen actual and potential third-party CLS customers were involved in the survey and, of the potential customers, 90 per cent of respondents said they expected to select a third party provider by 2005, according to FImetrix. Separately, JPMorgan has launched its Corporate Administration service in Dublin. The service enables the bank’s clients to set up special purpose vehicles for securitisation transactions and forms an extension of its existing trust and agency 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.