Technology

SmartStream Technologies Awarded SWIFTReady Gold Accreditation

SmartStream Technologies has been awarded the SWIFTReady Gold accreditation for SmartStream Reconciliations, the industry leading reconciliations and exception management solution. This is the fourth consecutive year that SmartStream Reconciliations has been awarded Gold accreditation for both payments and securities. SmartStream

The Nikko Securities Co. International Inc. Selects SunGard

SunGard Investment Management Systems, an operating group of SunGard, today announced that The Nikko Securities Co. International Inc. has selected SunGard's Decalog to support its alternative investment management operations. SunGard Investment Management Systems is a leading international provider of investment

Hermes Goes Live on Macgregor Trading Platform

Macgregor(TM), a global provider of buy side trade order management systems (OMS) and FIX network services, formally announced today that Hermes Pensions Management Limited (Hermes) has gone live on the Macgregor Financial Trading Platform(TM) (MFTP(TM)). The implementation was completed in

Heliograph Votes for Omgeo

HelioGraph, the STop software house and a longstanding member of the Omgeo STP Partner Program, has now joined the Omgeo Central Trade Manager Early Adopter Program. Although HelioGraph's STP platform, TradeFlow, connects to GSTPA and other potential global STP solutions,

Forum Financial Buys SunGard Fun Accounting System

Forum Accounting Services, LLC, a subsidiary of Forum Financial Group, a global service provider to the investment fund industry headquartered in Portland, Maine, and SunGard Investment Management Systems, an operating group of SunGard, announced today that Forum has licensed SunGard's

Union Investment Selects Asset Control

Asset Control International today announced that Union Investments, the third leading German fund management firm, has chosen Asset Control to centralize its management of securities pricing data. The system will also generate benchmarks and indices for performance measurement, fund administration

SunGard Pays $240 million for Guardian IT

SunGard announced today an offer to acquire the shares of Guardian iT plc for 80 pence per share. The transaction values Guardian at approximately GBP 168 million ($240 million), inclusive of bank debt and finance lease obligations. The offer is

Pegasystems Reports Earnings Up in the First Quarter

Pegasystems today announced its first quarter 2002 earnings results, reporting revenues of $24.2 million, an increase of 3% from the first quarter of 2001. The Company achieved earnings per share of $0.10 for the quarter, up from $0.03 in the

Aleri Launches CLS Solution

Aleri, the vector based enterprise software and banking solutions provider, has declared itself ready to go in CLS services. The company provides a one stop shop for banks in addressing the market processing requirements and liquidity management issues which will