Only 11% of industry players believe the G20 agreement will have a significant impact in bringing to an end the global recession, according to a survey carried out by the Securities & Investment Institute (SII). Almost three-quarters (74%) of the respondents think the G20 will have either little or moderate effect in sparking an upturn in the world economy, while 15% say it will have no benefit.
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.