XRT has released XRT Universe 2.3 – the next step in the company’s development of its financial value chain management solutions. New features include compatibility with SQL Server 2005 and Oracle databases, several new reporting tools and enhanced security control as well as management of FX spot exchange transactions. The new version of XRT Universe debuts FX spot exchange, which allows for management of buying and selling spot exchange transactions as well as generating dealing tickets, confirmation letters and payment orders. New reports include balance sheet notes for tracking payments, global position report for consolidation of financing/investment information and yield rate for analyzing transaction maturities.
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