Royalblue has announced that Terry Coutts has joined the Fidessa workstation (Royalblue’s trading systems product) sales team as a business development manager. This hire will increase the workstation’s uptake in the UK and in continental Europe. Former senior account manager at Reuters for 14 years, Coutts has worked with a number of large city financial institutions in the provision of market data, Triarch infrastructure, data feeds and various software applications. Coutts’ career also spans over a variety of trading roles with Credit Suisse Buckmaster, Mabon Nugent (inter-dealer broker) and Laurence Prust & Co.
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.