Bruce Proctor has joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as trade and supply chain product management executive, reporting to Dub Newman, global product management Executive. He will be based in New York.
Most recently, Proctor was JPMorgan Chase, where he led global trade services. He previously was head of trade product management at Citibank, and has international experience working in London, Singapore, Taipei and Seoul.
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.