Swedbank has appointed Jens Henriksson as head of bank relations within large corporates and institutions. He will have the overall responsibility for Swedbank´s relationships with other banks, including responsibility for profitability and risk, and developing the global customer strategy.
Henriksson most recently served as senior advisor at Nasdaq OMX, in the US. He also has experience from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington, DC, where he held a position as executive director representing the Nordic and Baltic countries.
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.