Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has selected OpenPages’ Enterprise Global Risk and Compliance (GRC) solution to assist in optimising the company’s global risk management efforts. IHG cited the key reasons for choosing OpenPages were the flexibility of the platform and the ability to support IHG’s methodology through configuration, ease of use and automation of manual processes and the ability for IHG to become self-sufficient and less dependent on IT to make adjustments to the basic configuration, reporting or workflow processes in response to changes in business requirements.
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.