CheckFree Software’s advanced corporate actions solution, CheckFree eVent, achieved several gold accreditations in the new corporate actions (CA) report: Benchmarking of International Systems and Services (BISS). The report was commissioned by CityCompass, an independent financial services consultant, and prepared by Bloor Research. The report has been divided into three categories: CA systems for asset managers, broker/dealers and custodians. CheckFree won a gold label accreditation in the areas of broker/dealers and custodians. CheckFree eVent is a next generation corporate actions automation workflow and exception management suite.
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.