Corporate Actions Processing Complexities

Q&A

Why is there an increased focus on corporate actions processing?

There are a few reasons. One is that with all the talk of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive and risk, banks are really beginning to focus on the last frontiers of risk.

Corporate actions is one of those areas with a significant amount of risk, and luckily, because of the better technology and systems coming from the various vendors, risk is now more easily addressable and can be contained.

Cost issues, the ability to redu