Sapient Global Markets and Murex Announce Strategic Partnership

New York and Paris - 20 July 2011

Murex to Leverage Sapient’s Deep Domain Expertise in the Capital and Commodity Markets.

Sapient Global Markets, a business and technology services provider to the capital and commodity markets and part of Sapient Corporation (NASDAQ: SAPE) and Murex, a leading provider of cross-asset trading, risk management and processing solutions, today announced that Sapient Global Markets has joined the Murex Partnership Program to provide professional services to clients of both organizations.

The Murex Partnership Program builds a solid, collaborative framework including joint training programs and knowledge management, to combine and leverage on implementation and market expertise accumulated by expert practitioners in the financial industry.

“The world’s leading financial institutions rely on Murex because of its sophisticated cross-asset trading, risk management and processing solutions,” said Chip Register, head of Sapient Global Markets. “As a Strategic Partner, Sapient Global Markets will work closely with customers to ensure the rapid implementation of Murex’s high performance technology solutions. We’ve already seen great opportunities and results from our relationship and are looking forward to continuing to drive joint opportunities in the market”

“Murex strategy has been devoted to maintaining the highest level of market expertise and converting it into immediate business value for users of our solutions. Recent projects – powered by Mxpress™ solutions and accelerated implementation methodology – proved the benefits of a strong collaborative framework enabling us to accompany our partners through successful deliveries with the level of demands and quality our clients are used to, whether in the US, Europe or Asia ” said Nasri Bejani, Head of Client Services Operations, Murex. “Sapient Global Markets is a highly respected consulting partner to firms around the globe, with a solid footprint in financial markets. Its teams have invested significant resources to gather a Murex expertise and have further ambitious development plans, so we are very pleased to rely on this solid market player.”

Sapient Global Markets will draw on its experience developing and delivering business and technology services for companies operating in the financial markets. Its expertise implementing complex risk applications, and proven Murex capabilities, combined with Murex’s leading platform, will provide joint clients with access to some of the most complete, cross asset class risk management capabilities.

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