C-Stream, the publisher of gtnews.com, bobsguide.com and Global Treasury Briefing, has appointed Diana Henderson as director of training. Henderson, who previously acted in a sales consultancy role, will grow the global training business across all three C-Stream brands. Her background includes senior management posts at The Economist Group, Times Newspapers and Haymarket Media Group.
gtnews.com already offers training in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia-Pacific regions, complementing the North American offering of its parent organisation, The Association for Financial Professionals. In the past year it has delivered customised in-house training for corporations, banks and technology vendors on subjects ranging from treasury essentials to advanced cash management strategy, as well as a range of open-access courses. A full list of courses can be found here.
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.