London, October 30 â¦.The speakers and panel line-up for Europeâs first real-time STP benchmarking event on December 2 in London have been confirmed and delegates from 25 City institutions have already signed up.
This event, organised by CityCompass in conjunction with the EAI Industry Consortium, is the first to measure real-time STP software capabilities in each business area of front office, middle office and back office. The benchmarks are set and defined by an industry panel of market users and consultants. It will feature heavy industry hitters as speakers, such as Fred Meyer, CEO, Cast Iron Systems, Tom Morrison, Chief Registrar Computershare Services, Chris Pickles, Global Financial Services Industry Relations Manager, Radianz and Kevin Bourne, Director and Head of Equity Electronic Trading and External Connectivity, Citigroup. The panel is Steve Craggs senior VP of the EAI Industry Consortium, Vivek Arora of MphasiS, Bob Fuller Director I.T. of Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, Richard Cargill of Morley Fund Managers, Clive Verrall of BNP Paribas, Richard Wilson of HSBC and Alan Jenkins of OpRisk Ltd.
TIBCO software have already completed their benchmarking questionnaire and other participating vendors have until the deadline of the 6th of November to submit their responses.
Following the event a report will be produced by partner Bloor Research which details the panelâs findings. This will be designed to help those evaluating new systems to speed up some of their due diligence in moving towards more efficient business integration.