FirstMerit Bank of Akron, Ohio, is in full production with Surecomp’s integrated front-to-back office trade finance solution. FirstMerit originally licensed NetIMEX, Surecomp’s Internet-based trade services solution, designed for use by the Bank’s corporate and commercial customers, and IBSnet, Surecomp’s SWIFT Ready Gold accredited, back office trade finance product in May 2004.
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.