Royal Bank of Scotland Financial Markets (RBS Financial Markets) has launched ‘Trade’, an online trading service for foreign exchange, money markets and global treasury funds. Trade, which is suitable for all companies (regardless of size) includes: electronic trading for Spot and Forward FX (for tenors up to three years), FX swaps, FX time options, FX multi deals; speed; a money market deposit service in sterling, euro, US dollars and 12 other currencies; and a range of RBS sterling, euro and US dollar global treasury funds online (according to RBS, currently, no other UK clearing bank offers this functionality in their online offerings).
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.