New enhancements to The Wall Street System treasury engine will be presented at Sibos, held in Geneva from 30 September to 4 October 2002. The new functionality has been designed to help financial institutions take advantage of new regulatory requirements and initiatives, such as Basle II and Continuous Linked Settlement (CLS), and achieve higher levels of STP. The latest functionality includes: continued support of SWIFT messaging in accordance with ISO 15022; new work allocation functionality to support even more products and currencies; a workflow monitor, designed to give a high-level view of the operations process and quickly alert management to potential risk points; and bulk processing tools to process multiple settlements simultaneously, thereby vastly improving deal processing times.
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.