Anglo Irish Bank Corporation has signed a contract with SMA Software & Consulting for Side database, reporting, watchdog and viewer solutions for SwiftAlliance. Already a user of the Side SafeWatch product, Anglo Irish Bank has been considering a reporting add-on for Alliance since Sibos in Atlanta last year, and subsequently decided that it fulfilled all its’ criteria for management information and statistical reporting on Swift Messaging. Currently, project planning is underway and full implementation is planned for July 2005.
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.