S1 Corporation and its subsidiary Edify Corporation, a global supplier of voice and speech technology, have launched S1 Enterprise Voice (powered by Edify). The product is part of the recent release of S1 Enterprise 3.0. It has nine major applications, including voice, branch, call centre and Internet solutions, on a common platform and integrates and communicates customer information and transactions. According to Celent Communications, a research firm, 20 per cent of all bank transactions in 2004 have taken place by phone.
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.