Following the news that SunGard Institutional Brokerage has become a full Member of SWIFT, the vendor has launched the SunGard MessageHub – a connectivity service for SWIFT utilizing MINT messaging solutions. SunGard MessageHub will offer corporate treasuries, hedge funds, insurance companies and other SunGard clients the ability to leverage SWIFT connectivity and messaging under SunGard Institutional Brokerage’s SWIFT Business Identifier Code (BIC). Sungard also noted that its new solution will offer SWIFT-eligible clients the option of outsourcing their entire SWIFT operations to leverage SunGard’s infrastructure.
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