Brewin Dolphin Securities has gone live with SmartStream Reconciliations, a multi-product reconciliations and exception management solution from transaction management STP solutions provider SmartStream Technologies. With 1,300 staff in 33 offices and client funds in excess of £16.5 billion under management, Brewin Dolphin is one of the UK’s largest private client investment managers and stockbrokers. Previously, Brewin Dolphin reconciled its cash and stock business using an internal system.
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