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Financial Technology News - 31 July 2014

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Sopra Turns in a Solid Performance During First-Half 2014

Sopra Turns in a Solid Performance During First-Half 2014

25th July 2014

At its meeting yesterday chaired by Pierre Pasquier, Sopra’s (Paris: SOP) Board of Directors approved its financial statements for first-half 2014. The Statutory Auditors conducted a limited review of the interim consolidated financial statements. Revenue represented total growth of 9.3% and organic growth of 4.5% At 7.2%, operating... read more
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Vendor risk management is rapidly emerging as a critical component of firms' operational-risk-mitigation activity

25th July 2014

Company: Aite Group LLC
A three part report from Aite Group, Vendor Risk Management: Strength in Warning by Denise Valentine, looks at the topic of vendor risk management among commercial banks and the institutional buy-side asset management community. Vendor risk on areas like technology is a serious operational, financial, and reputational risk to the financial... read more
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New interactive resource from NewVoiceMedia offers a compelling insight into customer communication around the world

25th July 2014

Company: NewVoiceMedia
Leading cloud contact centre vendor NewVoiceMedia has created an interactive graphic which allows users to compare and contrast the customer service of contact centres across the globe. The company, whose clients include PhotoBox, Wowcher and Topcon, created the tool to highlight the importance of excellent customer communication. Today’s... read more
UK Life Insurance Customers Prefer Buying Policies Online but Personal Touch is Important for Advice, According to Accenture Research

UK Life Insurance Customers Prefer Buying Policies Online but Personal Touch is Important for Advice, According to Accenture Research

25th July 2014

Company: Accenture
Independent financial advisors are the dominant sales channel, with more than one-third of all policy sales in the past twelve months  An ‘advice gap’ persists as half of customers who feel they need advice do not actually seek it  The most popular way to buy life insurance is now through digital channels but customers... read more
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The real cost of late payments

25th July 2014

Research by Bacs[1] indicates that 60% of UK SMEs experience late payments, with the average business owed over £38,000 and corporates almost £1 million. To prevent increases in overdue payments, businesses can take control of their collections to positively impact cash flow, reduce the high overheads associated with debt collection and... read more
BNY Mellon wins gold award for best bank trade services provider

BNY Mellon wins gold award for best bank trade services provider

25th July 2014

Company: BNY Mellon
BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, has been named best bank trade services provider in the Trade & Forfaiting Review (TFR) Excellence Awards for 2014. BNY Mellon also received a bronze award for most innovative trade bank. TFR's awards are based on verified votes from its readers including... read more
Equinix Completes Acquisition of ALOG Integrates Data Centers into Platform Equinix

Equinix Completes Acquisition of ALOG Integrates Data Centers into Platform Equinix

24th July 2014

Company: Equinix
Company Purchased Remaining Stake from Riverwood Capital and Other Minority Shareholders, Fully Integrating ALOG into Equinix  Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that it has closed a definitive agreement to complete the 100 percent acquisition of ALOG Data Centers... read more
Clearing Provider G. H. Financials Selects Imagine Software to Enhance Risk Management Capabilities

Clearing Provider G. H. Financials Selects Imagine Software to Enhance Risk Management Capabilities

24th July 2014

Top-Ranked Firm Cites Imagine’s Powerful Analytics, Data Management, and Usability  Imagine Software, a leading provider of risk and portfolio management solutions for the investment community worldwide, today announced that G. H. Financials has selected Imagine’s real-time, cloud-based service to enhance its... read more
First Republic Bank selects Rockall

First Republic Bank selects Rockall

24th July 2014

First Republic Bank, a California-based multi-state private banking organisation, selected Rockall’s STOC collateral management system in 2012. The system went live in less than a year. STOC manages (records, tracks, values/re-values; allows for eligibility, cross collateralization and proper release) liquid collateral pledged as security... read more
ALOG Completes Expansion of Sao Paulo Data Center

ALOG Completes Expansion of Sao Paulo Data Center

24th July 2014

Company: Equinix
Strong demand for colocation space in Brazil leads to early completion of phase III of SP2  Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that ALOG Data Centers of Brazil S.A., a Platform Equinix™ Company, has completed phase III of its second São Paulo (SP2)... read more
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