Link Group: Australia-UK FTA to improve talent and technology exchange

17 December 2021

‘We look forward to what the Australia-UK FTA can do to support a two-way commitment in sharing talent and technological innovation, so we can continue to provide world-class financial administration expertise.’

Vivek Bhatia, CEO and Managing Director, Link Group

Established in 2005, Link Group is a market-leading provider of scaled, technology-enabled administration solutions. The company has over 6,500 employees globally, including major hubs in Australia and across the UK in London, Leeds, Exeter, Ipswich and Belfast. Its clients include some of the world’s largest corporations, pension funds and financial institutions.

Link Group helps manage regulatory complexity, improve data management and provide the tools to connect people with their assets. The company’s administration tools generate analysis and insights. Its core businesses are: Retirement & Superannuation Solutions, Corporate Markets, Fund Solutions, and Banking and Credit Management.

These core businesses are complemented by expertise in digital solutions and data analytics.

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Link Group believes the Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement is a major step forward for both economies, the financial sector, its clients and society at large. The company believes it will improve the portability of ideas, innovation, technology and skills.

‘We are encouraged by the significant potential benefits that a comprehensive FTA will bring to our respective countries and economies, which will ultimately also benefit our clients and their customers,’ says Vivek Bhatia, CEO and Managing Director, Link Group.

‘We look forward to what the FTA can do to support a two-way commitment in sharing talent and technological innovation, so we can continue to provide world-class financial administration expertise. This enables people to safely and securely connect to their shares, dividends, pensions, loans, mortgages and other assets.’

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