"Uncertainty is the enemy of deal-making", so it's no surprise that Europe and the Asia Pacific's insurance industry saw merger and acquisition deals fall in the first half of 2017.
The just-concluded talks on reviving the Trans-Pacific Partnership have repercussions for international trade, particularly in the absence of the US as a TPP member.
One in five countries is set to hit their highest government debt levels in 17 years predicts Fitch, although there has still been a dramatic improvement in sovereign credit.
The merger of D+H and Misys has been cemented, with the new group lead by Misys’ former CEO, Nadeem Syed.
Voice communications between traders and clients are still at the heart of global financial markets, reports Greenwich Associates.
Global infrastructure projects attracted a record US$413bn of investment in 2016, driven higher by aggregate transaction value of $131bn in Asia.
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, which bought the stake in 2007 when it sought to expand its Asia presence, is now reversing the policy.
Insurance market Lloyd's of London is said to be ramping up Brexit contingency plans with the possible shift to a new location within the European Union.
A report from the Chamber of Commerce and the Confederation of British Industry sets out strategies for businesses looking ahead to the end of the decade.
The eight-year old industry has survived criticism and regulatory obstacles to become nearly as popular as forex trading, claims website BinaryOptionsRobots.co.