SimCorp will integrate Spotfire DXPTM enterprise analytics software into its SimCorp Dimension system, with the aim of enabling asset managers to obtain and visualise complex data more easily. The enhanced capability will be particularly relevant to firms using SimCorp Dimension’s ‘portfolio manager’ screens, which are the key displays of investment holding data in the system. SimCorp Dimension users will now be able to present data from these displays with colour-enhanced graphics, to enable them to detect significant trends, hidden patterns, anomalies and biases hidden in the data.
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.