Scotiabank has adopted and deployed Cognotec’s AutoDeal+ trading platform in Mexico and is utilising the platform to deliver a new automated FX trading service to its clients. Scotiabank’s operations include a network of over 500 branches across Mexico. The bank has already gone live with Cognotec AutoDeal+. Branded as ScotiaFX.com, the platform is offered through Scotia Capital to deliver real-time foreign exchange prices to its commercial and corporate client-base across Mexico. The platform is designed to provide web-based pricing and deal execution across virtually all currencies, instruments and price formats.
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.