Accuity, the provider of payment routing data, AML screening software and services, and Norkom, the financial crime and compliance software solutions provider to the global financial services industry, have joined forces. Through collaborative development, Norkom and Accuity have made Accuity’s Global WatchList compliance data fully functional within Norkom’s financial crime and compliance software suite.
Global WatchList is Accuity’s collection of caution lists from all major sanctioning bodies, law enforcement agencies and financial regulators from around the world.
Hugh Jones, president of Accuity, said: “By working with Norkom and making it easier for our customers to realize the full benefits of both of our firms’ industry-leading solutions, we have enabled better risk mitigation and increased the accuracy of detection for our clients.”
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.