Ashmore Investment Management Limited has selected SimCorp Dimension as its future investment management systems’ platform. The platform will provide performance measurement and attribution, cash management, security and position administration, reporting and investment accounting to manage approximately US$31.6bn that Ashmore has in pooled funds, segregated accounts and structured products.
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.