Signature Bank, headquartered in New York, has licensed the Spectrum Treasury System from Financial Software Systems. The implementation will incorporate the Spectrum FX Dealing Portal, which is designed to allow the banks’ clients a direct channel for trading with straight-through processing of transaction confirmations and payments.
Additionally, the Spectrum Bond Sales Portal will be used by investment managers at Signature Securities offices to augment investment capabilities for their clients. Signature will utilise hosting services provided by Financial Software Systems, which will provide the full functionality of Spectrum to Signature Bank as a completely hosted solution.
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.