The Reserve Bank of New Zealand and NZX are engaged in discussions on a potential joint venture to provide clearing and settlement services in New Zealand.
As a first step the Bank and NZX will undertake a review to determine the feasibility of jointly providing the clearing and settlement functions of the two organisations.
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.