Guardian Places Final Piece Equities Group Can Now Access SS&C Camra Via Merrin MFTS

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MANHATTAN-based Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now has an interface which allows the firm's equities traders, who use Merrin Financial Inc.'s Financial Trading System (MFTS), to input their trades directly into Securities Software & Consulting Inc.'s Complete Asset Management Reporting and Accounting (Camra) portfolio management system. The new interface positions the equities group to abandon its Security APL Inc. Portvue service bureau-based system.

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