Asset management group Old Mutual – one of the world’s top forty asset managers with £143 billion of funds under management at the end of 2001 – has selected Integrity Treasury Solutions to supply its corporate treasury technology requirements. Integrity will provide additional license sales and a new user site for Old Mutual, which has been a client of Integrity since 1999. Old Mutual’s decision was based on the depth of Integrity’s functionality and the overall flexibility of the solution. The news follows October’s announcement by SES Globalal, the world’s leader in global satellite communications, that it would employ integra-T.com to support its Luxembourg-based global treasury department, managing European and US cash.
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