Financial systems vendor FNX has delivered the latest release of its flagship ‘Sierra Solution to Cargill Investor Services (CIS) in Chicago. CIS first incorporated FNX’s Sierra system into their operations area in 2001 to support OTC operations for foreign exchange, commodities, and FX options, providing functional support in such areas as trade handling, client statement generation, and payment processing. Release 4.4 of Sierra includes features that improve batch process handling, enhance the existing scheduler functionality, and increase significantly Sierra’s performance capabilities.
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