Financial Supply Chain Provider Accountis Ltd Changes Name to Fundtech FSC Ltd.
Part of a new operating unit focused on financial supply chain products and services
Fundtech Ltd (NASDAQ: FNDT), a market leader in global transaction banking solutions, today announced that Accountis Ltd has been fully integrated into a new operating unit with other Fundtech subsidiaries focused on financial supply chain products and services, and as a result, has changed its name to Fundtech FSC Ltd.
Fundtech acquired Accountis in February 2008 to extend its financial supply chain product line. The change will consolidate Accountis products and personnel into an operating unit that will offer seamless integration of the companys financial supply chain solutions including corporate cash & liquidity management, electronic invoice presentment and trade services. Accountis EIP is the new name for Fundtechs electronic invoicing presentment products and services for corporates and financial institutions worldwide.
Fundtech FSC also is a leading provider of UK Bacs payments software with over 8,000 corporate users and more than 2,000 direct clients. Bacsactive-IP is the name for Fundtechs Bacs payment product suite for corporates and financial institutions in the UK.
According to Gil Gadot, managing director of Fundtechs Financial Supply Chain Services strategic business unit: By bringing together all of Fundtechs financial supply chain solutions into a single business unit we are able to offer the market the broadest line of seamlessly integrated products and services. This emerging field will become increasingly important as banks and corporations seek new ways to improve operating efficiencies related to cash flow operations and improve liquidity management.
Dyfan Williams, Managing Director of Fundtech FSC adds: Offering a treasury management system with integrated electronic invoice presentment gives banks the opportunity to serve their business customers well with tools that can deliver greater efficiency and visibility. Our UK clients will gain additional benefits from our Bacsactive-IP system.
Fundtech FSC is based in Bangor, Wales in the United Kingdom.
Fundtech (NASDAQ: FNDT), was founded in 1993, and is a leading provider of software and services to banks of all sizes around the world. Payments systems include wire transfers, ACH origination, cross-border payments and remittance. Cash management systems are designed for large corporate through small business clients. Fundtech operates the worlds largest SWIFT service bureau. We offer an extensive line of financial supply chain applications including electronic invoice presentment and supply chain financing. And we are the leading provider of CLS systems to the worlds largest banks. More than 1,000 clients throughout the world rely on Fundtech solutions to improve operational efficiency and provide greater competitiveness through innovative business-to-business services. For more information, visit www.fundtech.com.
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