RBC Dexia Investor Services has extended its relationship with APS Asset Management to include the custody of the existing APS Alpha Fund and the Custody, Fund Administration and Transfer Agency of the APS Vietnam Alpha Fund.
RBC Dexia claims that this strengthens its position as an end-to-end service provider in Singapore and enhances its reputation as a reliable and effective partner for companies looking to review their back and middle office requirements in an environment where cost and process efficiencies have come to the fore.
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.