HONOLULU, May 2, 2005: Kamakura Corporation announced today that Allied Bank in Manila has selected the Kamakura Risk Manager software system as the market risk and asset and liability management system for the Bank. Allied Bank, founded in 1977, has total assets of more than 149 billion Philippine pesos. Unisys Manila will provide systems integration for the project, the 12th time that Unisys has acted as systems integrator for the Kamakura Risk Manager system.
"Kamakura is extremely pleased to welcome Allied Bank to the Kamakura user group," said Warren Sherman, Kamakura President and Chief Operating Officer. "Kamakura now has risk management software and default probability clients in 13 countries. This kind of global experience combined with local service through our long time partners Unisys was a winning combination for Allied Bank. The Kamakura Risk Manager system combines market risk, credit risk, asset and liability management and performance measurement. Because of this comprehensive risk management coverage, Allied Bank's market risk and asset and liability management analysis can easily be expanded in the years ahead to a fully integrated comprehensive risk management system."