The Royal Bank of Scotland’s (RBS) Agency Treasury Services has announced that it has introduced technology provided by SunGard Treasury Systems to help manage the diverse Treasury operations of large enterprises and banks. SunGard has provided RBS with a range of Treasury, Risk and Cash Management software. The software provides the capability of managing multiple business entities and operations on a single database platform, whilst at the same time allowing flexibility in terms of business workflow and client access. SunGard Treasury Systems has also provided professional services support, and knowledge transfer to assist RBS staff in getting operational value from the system as quickly as possible. As part of the contract SunGard Treasury Systems provides regular support to ensure rapid take-on of new RBS Agency customers.
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