Podcast: Payment Modernization: “Are we nearly there yet?”

25th September 2020

Company: Bottomline
This Payments Podcast will focus on payment transformation and the industry’s progress towards building a digital payments ecosystem. Marcus Hughes reviews a wide range of topics, such as: 1.13: COVID’s impact on the world of payments 8.26: ISO 20022 including timetables and main advantages 18.17: Real-time & Cross-border payments 29.20:... read more

How regulators are clearing the way to payments in the cloud

24th September 2020

Company: Finastra
Every day we’re seeing more and more banks across the world take a strategic decision to migrate to cloud services. But if we ask them what barriers they anticipate along the way, compliance with regulations almost always comes top of the list. It’s an important consideration, but the reality is that banks’ operating environment and clients... read more

Case Study: Upgrading Reference Data Management Capabilities

24th September 2020

Company: Asset Control
How Asset Control Streamlined Processes at a Central Bank - Overhauling Reference Data Management Asset Control helped automate manual processes and provided data structures better fit for extensive search and the data collaboration and validation process. The bank wanted to work with a full-service provider on end-of-day data, that would be a... read more

Smart Sourcing and Smart Usage

24th September 2020

Company: Asset Control
In this whitepaper, authored by Asset Control and Xpansion, we discuss the optimization of your data management. Topics Covered: - A fast-changing market data landscape - Data Management: The Commercial Perspective - Data Management: The Business User Perspective - Data Management: The Regulatory Perspective - Best Practices in Data Sourcing -... read more

Digital Banking by Path Solutions

24th September 2020

Company: Path Solutions
Path Digital is a highly secure, open, scalable, flexible, robust, future-proof, easy-to-deploy, and comprehensive Omnichannel solution that unifies multiple channels providing a convenient, personalized, single, and seamless digital experience with services for retail, corporate, and investment banking. It provides comprehensive off-the-shelf... read more

Reconciliation Beyond Spreadsheets

23rd September 2020

Company: ReconArt, Inc.
Spreadsheets are no doubt a great solution for data analysis and intermittent calculations, but their use as a long-term reconciliation solution proves unsustainable. Here is a summary of the top 6 reasons why commonplace spreadsheet technology can no longer meet the advancing reconciliation needs of mature business organizations. read more

Article: Cliff effect may demand risk calculation agility until LIBOR cessation

23rd September 2020

Company: Murex
Short-term SOFR and LIBOR will remain decorrelated and are expected to keep changing until the LIBOR transition. Many capital markets participants question whether this difference will lead to a sharp “cliff effect” affecting pricing, valuation and risk calculations. In this featured article, Murex’s Didier Loiseau outlines the... read more

Benefit Trust Improves Operations with FundCount Integrated Accounting Software

22nd September 2020

Company: FundCount
FundCount enables Benefit Trust, an institutional trustee and custodian, to perform all core portfolio accounting functions and run financial reporting in a single system. From automating the calculation of interest on Guaranteed Insurance Contracts in multiple portfolios to automating the dividend process, FundCount has provided across-the-board... read more

Article: Navigating new autocallables business challenges as a result of COVID

21st September 2020

Company: Murex
In a period when COVID-19 pandemic-related losses strongly impacted derivatives activity, the importance of a software solution for autocallables has been underscored. This article explores how the MX.3 solution provides support by leveraging its integrated platform model and strong investment in the autocallable business line. Download the... read more

What to Look for When Selecting a Treasury Management System

21st September 2020

As modern bank treasury managers have had to respond to increasing demands being placed on them, it has led to a sub-optimal Treasury Management System (TMS) strategy being deployed, especially when having to cope with their trading staff having to work remotely. Access to real-time systems that allow for active monitoring of P&L, position... read more