SS&C looks to leverage Blue Prism’s RPA capabilities to improve reconciliations, onboarding

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In March, SS&C Technologies closed its $1.6 billion acquisition of Blue Prism, a company that specializes in robotic process automation. While there are those in financial services who feel that RPA is a “Band-Aid” rather than a root-cause remedy for manual processes, Michael Megaw, managing director of business process automation at SS&C, believes there’s a misconception about so-called digital workers.

“You can point digital workers in the direction of the work that needs to be done—RPA

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