Union Planters, a full service regional bank in Memphis, Tennessee has selected Principia Partner’s Principia System for managing its derivatives trading and operations. The system facilitates operational processing requirements such as FAS 133 reporting and workflow. The pricing, deal capture, and analytical tools will enable Union Planters to manage enterprise-wide risk while providing a wider range of products and services to its institutional clients. Union Planters will also review the possibility of further enhancing their analytic capabilities by leveraging the system’s ability to model various assets, liabilities, and derivatives.
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