Accurate Software has announced that that Jefferies & Company Inc, a US-based investment bank and institutional securities firm, has selected Accurate’s Operational Risk Management solution to improve the automation of its reconciliation and exception management processes across its international offices. Jefferies will deploy Accurate NXG to increase operational efficiency, reduce exposure to risk and meet industry regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley and Basel II.
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.