Misys builds on long-standing success by winning two awards from Structured Products Magazine

15 June 2009

Misys plc (FTSE: MSY.L), the global application software and services company, today announces that its Misys Summit FT solution has been awarded a top-three classification in five categories in Structured Products Magazine’s Annual Technology Rankings, building on the significant success it has enjoyed since the magazine’s inception in 2004.

Misys this year has been named as the leading provider of trading systems for FX and also for rates, and is also a top-three provider in five rankings categories overall, including cross-asset trading systems, credit risk management & credit trading systems. The Misys Summit FT solution has previously been recognised in the Annual Structured Products Awards for Technology Innovation of the year, European Technology Provider of the Year, and Asian Technology Provider of the Year in 2005, 2006, and 2007 respectively.

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the magazine, and Misys’ consistent success over a range of categories demonstrates its continued market leadership and ability to constantly evolve its structured products solution to meet the demanding needs of this complex market.

Dan Cohen, Solutions Manager for Misys Summit FT, comments: “We are delighted to be placed in these key categories, particularly as this year’s ranking awards are the first to be decided by the readers of Structured Products Magazine. These awards support our strategy of repeated innovation, which continues to enable Misys to diversify its offer in challenging market conditions. Today our clients use Summit FT to manage their books and portfolios of complex products. In particular, we are focusing on helping them to enhance valuation, risk analytics and trade lifecycle processing. And as a result of our continuous investment, we are ready for when the market begins to innovate again.”

Misys Solutions for Treasury & Capital Markets has 19 years of market experience and unrivalled software development expertise, creating integrated, comprehensive solutions for financial institutions to manage their capital market activities across multiple asset classes. Misys’ solutions are developed with changing customer needs in mind; Misys Summit FT is able to handle structured products from pricing through to risk management and processing and prepare customers for the inevitable upturn in the market.

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