Staples, an office products company, has selected Thomson Treasura as the treasury workstation for its global treasury operations. According to Thomson, the web-based application enables clients to manage their portfolio of investments, debt, FX and derivatives, gain a consolidated view of their cash positions across multiple banks, currencies, and business segments and calculate current market values for instruments and store these over the life of the instrument.
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.