JFE Hottinger & Co. (JFE), a Swiss private asset management firm, has selected SunGard’s Ambit Apsys to provide it with a scalable platform that will accommodate volume increases in portfolio and transaction management and help the firm offer its high net worth clients a complete customer service solution. SunGard says that, using the solution, JFE will also be able to gain a complete view of their clients across the front-, middle-, and back-office through extensive customer reporting functions.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.