Market reforms are now common place for the financial sector and banks are being challenged to manage their liquidity more efficiently.
SmartStream's TLM OnDemand is a fully integrated SWIFT service, offering a lower-cost route to automating cash, stock and securities reconciliations by delivering the market-leading solution through the Software as a Service (SaaS) model.
Deutsche Bank's Barry Zucker talks to Finextra about how TCS Aspire supported its move to migrate common reconciliations into a central utility. The reconciliation utility has been immune to volume spikes due to the current economic crisis and allows Deutsche to dedicate more resources to esoteric reconciliations.
Darryl Twiggs, service manager for TLM OnDemand at SmartStream, spoke to Finextra about making automated reconciliation available to smaller businesses. He says with TLM OnDemand they can achieve similar efficiency gains and costs savings to those ejoyed by larger firms, without investing huge amounts of time and money up-front.
In this video interview, SmartsStream CEO Ken Archer talks to Finextra about last year's aborted IPO plans, the acquisition by DIFC Investments, opportunities in the Middle East, and the increasing demand for hosted software offerings in the financial services sector.
SibosOnline's informal straw poll of bank and vendor opinions of Sibos 2004 in Atlanta, Georgia.
In the past few months, post-trade/pre-settlement solutions have grabbed the STP headlines. But financial services organisations shouldn’t lose sight of the bigger picture, says Paul Keyes, product manager, SmartStream Technologies.