The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Financial Markets announced the appointment of Jamie Salamon to the Fixed Income e-Commerce team. Salamon will be based in London and will support the growth of the fixed income electronic trading with particular focus on the Capital Markets business. He will report to Michelle Neal, head of Fixed Income e-Commerce. Previously, Salamon was at Prebon/Tullett where he was head of Business Development, EMEA and also Treasury Front Office Systems manager. During his tenure at Prebon Salamon was responsible for launching, distributing and managing several electronic trading and STP offerings for cash fixed income and derivatives products. He will take up his full responsibilities once FSA registration has been completed.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.