Helen Mason has joined RBS as head of Bank Partnerships, in a role designed to consolidate the bank’s approach to and management of partner banking arrangements across global transaction services. Mason has over 20 years experience within global transaction banking organisations and joins from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML), where she has been leading the commercial cards business within GTS EMEA.
RBS has also hired Nick Blake as head of Sales in Global Transaction Services, James Waud as head of Subsidiary Clients and Sales Performance, as well as
Stuart Lawson and Maha el Dimachki to its GTS Cash Product team as managing directors.
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.