SIA-SSB has made new appointments to its staff. These include two new deputy managing directors – Nicola Cordone, currently director of the cards business unit and Fabio Grignani, currently chief information officer. In addition, Mario De Lorenzo has been appointed as the group’s director of payment systems. The new appointments represent the final phase in the definition of roles and responsibilities in the group’s organisational structure.
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.