royalblue group, provider of the Fidessa and LatentZero product suites, has confirmed that it has changed its name to Fidessa group. The intention to change the name was originally announced in the company’s 2006 preliminary results earlier this year and, as part of this change, the recently acquired LatentZero business will now become known as Fidessa LatentZero. The company’s product suites provide integrated multi-asset trading, portfolio management, decision support, compliance, market data and connectivity solutions, provides connectivity to around 1,000 buy-side institutions, 210 brokers and 82 exchanges globally.
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.