Making ‘social’ communication pay

Tony Zingale, chief executive at Jive Software

Social media may be a dirty word to most banks’ CFOs. But when 28 hours of a 40-hour week are lost to emails and searching for information, there has to be a better way, according to Tony Zingale, chief executive at Jive Software, which has just launched in Europe.

UBS names new group CIO

Oliver Bussmann, SAP, 3 mal 4

UBS has appointed Oliver Bussmann as group chief information officer, replacing Michele Trogni, who is retiring after 25 years at the bank, the last four of which she spend as head of group technology. Bussman will take up the post at the beginning of June.

Bankers slam “dangerous” banking regulation

Banking chiefs including David Berry at UBS have condemned the expense and inconsistency of financial regulation

Inconsistent, unreliable and contradictory regulation is imposing unnecessary costs on financial institutions, a panel of senior industry participants has warned.

Citi and UBS post-trade alliance targets Asia Pacific

Citi and UBS are targeting post-trade business in Asia Pacific

An unusual deal between Citi and UBS to provide combined post-trade services in Asia Pacific represents a recognition of changed circumstances and new business opportunities, according to Andrew Murfin, regional head of UBS’s group operations.