Category: Synergy

Apr 29

The Bank that likes to say “Si”

The Trustee Savings Bank can trace its roots back to the first savings bank founded by Henry Duncan in Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire in 1810. But its recent history has been a roller coaster and  banking systems are at the heart of that story. Thirty years ago the Trustee Savings Bank was a up and coming UK bank – …

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Jun 01

Achieving efficiency in a new dimension

My introduction to pan-European finance technology came on the day Europhile Tony Blair became prime minister. After casting my vote, I drove to my companies newly opened Paris office to struggle with installing a French version of Windows 95 from 24 floppy disks. Since then I have become well versed in the benefits and practice …

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May 01

Snakes And Ladders – The Benefits and Pitfalls of Pan European Finance Systems

Henry Ford is the father of modern mass production. His production lines established Ford as the first global car manufacturer. Yet it was not until 34 years after his death that Ford produced their first global car – the Ford Escort. Ford set out to use common components worldwide, but by the time the Escort …

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Jan 01

2009 – A Year of Change in Finance Systems

  Despite the relative absence of large new clients, lease software vendors are still investing in their products, particularly their back office functions, reports Nic Evans in January 2010 Leasing Life. Finance Companies are expecting their technology to work harder in these tough times. As many organisations start new budget periods in the new year …

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