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Thursday, August 23, 2007

Temenos expands German footprint with acquisition of ACTIS.BSP

Temenos, vendor of a core banking system named T24, has bought ACTIS.BSP, vendor of an interesting reference data system (with a WM interface). Besides the fact that this will certainly strengthen Temenos presence in German in general, it will also have an impact on the market for reference data systems in Germany.

Ashmore chooses SimCorp Dimension

Yet another client for SimCorp: Ashmore Investment Management Limited, an investment manager in the UK and with 31.6 billion US $ not exactly small, is dedicated to emerging markets.