Reuters and TIBCO Software Inc. have signed a strategic agreement with BNP Paribas Securities Services, the pan-European provider of securities services. Under the terms of the agreement, BP2S will deploy TIBCO ActiveEnterprise to assist the bank achieve Straight Through Processing. TIBCO ActiveEnterprise is a comprehensive line of EAI products that automate business processes and lower total cost of ownership by creating an integrated network of applications, databases and information. Reuters will work with the bank to implement the architecture.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
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Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.