Fidessa has announced an agreement with KBC Peel Hunt to join Fidessa’s Retail Service Provider (RSP) network. This network provides access to price quotation and automated trading services for intermediaries servicing the retail investor market. Under the terms of the agreement, KBC Peel Hunt will provide Fidessa clients with real-time executable quotes in response to requests to buy or sell specific quantities of UK listed equities. Subsequent trades can also be conducted electronically through the network.
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.