Idea commits to Singapore

But Ideaglobal business manager in Singapore, Veronica Vass, declined to comment on reports of five departures from the office, including one currency economist.

She said that the recent merger of two of its rivals, MMS and MCM, which have now merged to form Informa Global Markets (IGM), presents a "huge opportunity" for Ideaglobal. The firm has already hired Ian Tham, MMS’s former regional sales director to Asia-Pacific, who was one of the many MMS staff to leave over the course of the merge