TowerGroup has launched a European-wide research and advisory service focused on the banking and payments arena. The new European Banking & Payments research service will provide leadership and insights on the specific challenges facing the European financial services community. Coverage will include European universal banking and payments, including retail and wholesale banking, securities and investments – with a focus on such issues as building a true pan-European financial market, harnessing the potential transformative power of business process outsourcing, and breaking through the challenges of cross-border acquisition and consolidation.
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.