To meet the raft of new regulatory requirements and industry standards, such as CLS, STP, the new Basel Accord and T+1 settlement, which are planned for introduction shortly, Misys International Banking Systems (Misys) has announced the launch of Midas Release 4, the next generation of its popular international banking solution. As well as providing the foundation for advanced applications designed to address the requirements of Basel II and T+1 securities settlement, Midas Release 4 will include an extensive range of new functionality.
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