Bravura Solutions has consolidating all of JPMorgan’s UK asset management product lines onto a single business platform, which is designed to achieve cost savings and operational efficiencies. Bravura has worked with JPMorgan AM throughout 2008 on its UK Transformation Program, which was recently completed on time and to budget. The work has been undertaken with staff from Bravura and JPMorgan’s London offices.
Product lines were transferred progressively onto the Rufus Global Transfer Agency (GTA) platform, starting with the PEP [Personal Equity Plan] migration in May, followed by the Life Funds migration in July and a Rufus GTA upgrade in September 2008. The final migration occurred on 15 November when equities products were moved onto the platform.
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