Caplin Systems and Integra SP have formed an alliance to offer web-enabled direct market access to their clients – many of them financial institutions. The two companies believe that the integration of Caplin’s Real Time Text Protocol platform with Integra’s AltioLive presentation environment will combine web connectivity with portal technology to provide a unique web delivery system. Leading financial institutions such as Royal Bank of Scotland, JPMorgan, UBS and Nasdaq and over 100,000 high-end users worldwide rely on Caplin’s messaging technology. Altio’s financial services customers include Deutsche Bank, Swapstream, Deutsche Börse and GoldenSource Corporation.
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.