CSFB'S Pershing Achieves CMM Level II Status

Pershing, a Credit Suisse First Boston company, announced that its Technology Group has been assessed as a Capability Maturity Model (CMM) Level II organization. Pershing attained CMM Level II in its first assessment by an independent auditor. According to data

HelioGraph to Deliver eVent for KBC Asset Management

HelioGraph, specialists in financial messaging technology, announced the latest sale of their corporate actions processing solution, eVent. KBC Asset Management Limited will implement eVent alongside HelioGraph's TradeFlow STP platform, which it already uses for securities ETC. KBC Asset Management Limited

Merrill Lynch Selects Syntegra's Trading Room Technology

Syntegra today announced the successful completion of a project to provide Merrill Lynch, one of the world's leading financial services companies, with voice trading technology for 1,400 voice trading positions in its new, state of the art, London trading room

Mercator/Bermuda: ISO 15022 Migration Ahead Of Schedule

Mercator Software, Inc. announced it successfully helped Bank of Bermuda comply with the new ISO 15022 messaging standard ahead of the SWIFT deadline. The new standard required financial institutions that handle securities messages through the SWIFT network be able to

ALERI and MPCT Solutions Announce Merger

Aleri Inc, New York based developer of innovative, ultra high speed information processing software, has announced the acquisition of mpct Solutions Corporation, the leading banking solutions provider. mpct's products include the well known Atlas international wholesale banking operations software used

Euroclear Chooses Asterisk(Tm)

Euroclear is utilising Thales' Asterisk Ratings and the Counterparty database to centralise its hierarchy and counterparty information. In many banks centralisation of counterparty information (critical for risk departments + sales marketing CRM functions) is still an ideal, yet to be

Alliance Between Omgeo And Smartstream Technologies

SmartStream Technologies, Inc. the transaction management STP solutions provider, today announced a global agreement with Omgeo, which will increase Straight Through Processing (STP) and reduce settlement cycles for custodians and investment managers. Through this agreement Smartstream Technologies and Omgeo will

Bloomer Quites Wilco Unexpectedly

Wilco International, a wholly owned subsidiary of ADP Inc, today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Lake as its new Chief Executive Officer. She replaces Stephen Bloomer who is leaving Wilco to pursue other business interests outside of the financial services

SmartStream Technologies In CORONA deal with Dexia BIL

SmartStream Technologies, the leading transaction management STP solutions provider, is pleased to announce that Dexia Banque Internationale Luxembourg (Dexia BIL) has selected the Corona CS (Client Server) solution to automate its reconciliations process and provide a foundation for Straight Through