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Leading North African Bank Implements Calypso to drive their business into the future of banking

Download Case Study The Company This leading Bank in North Africa provides retail, and corporate and investment banking services. Background Aware of the emerging trends in international banking and its desire to promote its activities in every field, the Bank needed a Treasury Management Solution to meet their operational and regulatory needs, and also keep up with their medium and long-term strategy in providing capital market products to their clients. Several in-house built legacy systems were being relied upon to achieve front-to-back functionality. Adenza’s Calypso system was determined to be the best solution for front-to-back capabilities and STP functionality. The

South African Challenger Bank uses Andile’s Cloud Managed Service to reduce Total Cost of Ownership

Download Case Study The Company In addition to serving as a bank holding company, this South African challenger bank offers a comprehensive range of financial products and services tailored to meet the needs of small and medium businesses, asset suppliers, and institutional investors. Background The Bank was growing and looking to streamline their operations with the expectation of increased volume. They needed a flexible solution that would allow the business to extend the products they offered to both their existing and new clients. Furthermore, the bank needed to future-proof their regulatory compliance and lay the foundation to do bigger and

Tradebase Connector plays a major role in the publishing of ZARONIA

Complying with the reporting standards of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) following the introduction of ZARONIA presented a challenge for the financial services industry. For those unfamiliar with it, ZARONIA is a financial benchmark that reflects the interest rate at which rand-denominated overnight wholesale funds are obtained by commercial banks. On 1st November 2022, the SARB published the South African Rand Overnight Index Average (ZARONIA). This was a major milestone in the SARB’s alignment to international standards, to introduce alternative benchmarks that comply with the International Organization of Securities Commissions’ (IOSCO) ‘Principles for Financial Benchmarks’.    Consultation…and a rush But compliance with the

Sibos 2022: Coffee winners and takeaway themes

Sibos is the networking event of the year for the who’s who in financial services, relevant industry players, trade innovators and, of course, the SWIFT partners (SWIFT hosts the event). This year’s show was held in Amsterdam with more than 8,000 attendees – and I was one of them. However, after attending my first SIBOS this year I’d describe the event somewhat differently.  For me, it’s effectively a pop-up shop for all major financial institutions across the world. FinTech’s and banks flank one side of the hall and technology providers line the other side. Perhaps this is a true reflection of