Barclays Global Investors Limited’s (BGI’s) US dollar-, pound sterling- and euro- denominated money market funds are available on the SunGard Transaction Network’s (STN’s) Money Market portal. The addition of BGI funds provides STN customers with the ability to select from a broader range of products, helping them to further diversify their portfolios. STN Money Markets provides a single connection to help global short-term cash investors, including corporate treasurers, hedge funds and government entities, to compare, analyze, trade and report on enhanced cash, commercial paper and more than 220 money market funds denominated in multiple currencies. The STN Money Market portal also helps accounting, compliance and audit teams to monitor trades and track and report on outstanding holdings, at no cost to investors.
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.