Atlantic Link Management Services has hired Mark Standish as director and head of its hedge fund services consulting practice. Standish has held consulting positions with TCA, CAPCO, and Advent Europe, where he was a senior manager with responsibility for the Geneva Fund Accounting Solution. Atlantic Link has said that their hedge funds services practice will offer services including business process reviews, system selection, project implementation and selective outsourcing for non-core IT functions including application management and support.
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.