Source: Thomson Financial
Thomson Financial, an operating unit of The Thomson Corporation (TSX: TOC, NYSE: TOC), and leading provider of information and technology solutions to the global financial community, today announced the launch of Thomson/Selkirk Treasura, the first browser-based global treasury management solution.
Designed to centralize geographically dispersed treasury operations, Treasura offers an affordable solution to companies who need to execute treasury management functions over the Internet. 100% browser-based allowing access anywhere, anytime. Independent of any software downloads. A global solution that helps centralize geographically dispersed treasury operations. Easy to implement and easy to use - with an intuitive and user-friendly interface. Affordable – unlike traditional systems, Treasura offers a pay-as-you go plan.
Using Treasura, treasury professionals now have access to advanced treasury management automation via one intuitive interface. Treasura was built from the ground up as a 100% browser-based solution enabling users to easily access the system using only a browser and an Internet connection, with absolutely no software downloads or installation requirements. Treasura boasts leading edge security and Thomson Financial's experience as a global provider of treasury management systems and services.
Several organizations, including Hexcel, Finning International, Gypsum Management and Supply and Unocal, participated in the pilot program and are already reaping benefits. Richard Walton, Unocal’s Assistant Treasurer, commented, “Treasura allows us to contemplate things that were not previously possible in our global environment. We look forward to taking advantage of Treasura’s ability to enable process improvements while enhancing control. We will also enjoy leveraging its competencies without increasing technological demands on us.”
Sharlie Gates, Gypsum’s Corporate Accounting Manager adds, “There are so many benefits to using Treasura. No more upgrades to worry about and now my department can travel whenever they have to and not miss a beat while on the road. You just cannot put a price on something like that.”
"Over the past few years, there has been much talk in the industry of leveraging the Internet to provide best-of-breed treasury management functionality to a greater number of organizations. We are excited to be the first and only company to follow through on this promise," says James Suttie, Executive Vice President, Thomson Corporate Treasury Services.