Case Studies


Crédit Agricole CIB Implements Global Back Office with Calypso

6th November 2015

Company: Calypso
In 2010, Crédit Agricole CIB, Europe’s third-largest bank, went live in 23 global locations with the Calypso system to implement a global back office infrastructure to process all their treasury, FX and FX derivative products from a central, single instance of Calypso. These ambitious plans were aimed to reduce costs, increase efficiency,... read more

bobsguide Webinar - Hot Topics in FinTech Law

26th March 2015

Company: bobsguide
This on-demand bobsguide webinar will provide an overview of various key areas of financial technology law. Topics will be addressed from the point of view of banking, securities, insurance and credit cards including cybersecurity, information governance, mobile banking and cloud computing. Viewers will gain a deeper understanding of these topics... read more

Another UK Broker cut their costs with Torstone Technology

16th March 2015

FTSE 100 market maker and full-service broker Peel Hunt reveals how Tortstone Technology’s Inferno solution for high volume securities and derivatives processing supports their competitiveness and agility in the market. read more

Murex Case Study - Kommunalbanken Norway

7th January 2015

Company: Murex
Kommunalbanken Norway (KBN) is a funding agency for local government in Norway. Founded in 1926 and fully owned by the Kingdom of Norway, KBN is rated AAA by Standard & Poor’s and Aaa by Moody’s. In 2011, KBN initiated a wide and rigorous search for a system that would fulfil its needs. read more

Case Study - DBS optimises risk management capabilities by combining solutions

7th January 2015

Company: Murex
Combining vendor-based and in-house solutions helped DBS optimise risk management capabilities. DBS takes a quantum leap in market risk scenarios generation and risk monitoring by integrating two market risk technologies. read more

Bank of China gains edge through integrated treasury functions

5th January 2015

Company: Murex
Bank of China gains edge through integrated treasury functions. New consolidated treasury system addresses the product and process optimisation needs across Bank of China’s domestic and international operations. read more

SimCorp Case Study - MN Upgrades Its Alternative Investments Offering

31st October 2014

Company: SimCorp
In search of a reliable asset administration system Dutch pension administrator and asset manager MN wanted to administer its private equity (PE) and real estate (IOG) investments with a more dedicated, reliable and service oriented system, in the process moving away from a heavy internal reliance on Microsoft Excel. An integrated SimCorp solution... read more

Getting Ahead in Fund Pricing

30th October 2014

Company: AIM Software
Fund accounting operations are heavily challenged to improve efficiency while remaining flexible to stay competitive, faced with greater regulatory scrutiny, more frequent NAVs and pressure on costs. This paper illustrates the case of European Fund Administration: the fund administrator leveraged GAIN - AIM Software's award-winning business... read more

IBS Journal Project watch: Arab Jordan Investment Bank – Site for sore eyes

18th April 2013

Since the deployment of the ICS Banks core offering from ICSFS in 2010, Arab Jordan Investment Bank (AJIB) has not missed a beat. It has become a major reference site for the vendor, has migrated its operations in Cyprus and Qatar to the new system, and enhanced its services through the implementation of additional modules. IBS talks to the bank's... read more

IBS Journal Case Study: Burgan Bank Group

18th April 2013

Burgan Bank Group is attempting to standardise its operations by rolling out the ICS Banks core banking platform from Jordan and UK-based vendor, ICSFS. The system is live in one of the six banks within the group, and projects at three more are scheduled for completion within the next year. The project has been challenging, but Ivan Jensen, CTO at... read more