SciQuest and Xign Corporation have announced a strategic partnership designed to extend e-procurement capabilities into the settlement process. Xign’s on-demand electronic settlement service integrates with SciQuest’s suite of e-procurement modules, which the companies claim ensures implementation of a secure, global business settlement network. SciQuest and Xign plan to actively target larger organizations with sizeable invoice processing volumes.
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.