Markit and Quintillion have announced a partnership to provide mutual customers with closely integrated fund administration services and independent over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives valuations. The companies hope that this partnership will allow them to provide mutual clients with independent valuations on their complete portfolio of derivatives positions, including commodity, credit, equity, currency and interest rate swap instruments.
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.