UFJ Tsubasa Securities of Japan has selected Vitria’s Financial Services Solutions, powered by Vitria:BusinessWare business process integration platform, for banking and capital markets. The Japanese firm’s main objective is to strengthen its front office trading systems to conduct real-time trade transactions of stocks, bonds and derivatives. With the Vitria:BusinessWare platform, data will pass from one trading system to another at near real-time speeds.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.