Around Asia, different countries capital market industry segments face their own unique challenges. Many of the securities processing systems installed in the region are over 20 years old, when IT approaches and techniques were inherently less flexible and programs harder and slower to develop. This has resulted in fragmented IT platforms which do not meet modern business requirements. One of the greatest needs in capital markets is the ability to respond quickly to change – from market developments, competitive pressures to regulatory changes. Our solutions enable a significant increase in flexibility, operational efficiency and scalability.
In China the evolution of the capital market industry is requiring many new capabilities with respect to risk management, order management, international connectivity, multi-market settlement. Our solutions will allow the Chinese capital markets to leapfrog the legacy IT issues of its western counterparts.