January 20, 2015 — Boston, USA — Sapient Global Markets, a division of Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE), and leading global provider of business technology and consulting services for the capital and commodity markets, today announced it has been awarded Alliance Partner status, the highest of three levels, under the Murex Partnership Program.
The Murex Partnership Program is a global network of trusted integration partners who have developed significant expertise in Murex solutions for capital and commodity market participants.
Alliance Partner status recognizes Sapient Global Markets’ experience in developing and delivering business and technology services for companies operating in the financial and commodity markets, and the successful implementation of Murex-based projects across North America and Europe using its proven Globally Distributed Delivery (GDD) Model. Through Sapient Global Markets’ expertise, and proven Murex capabilities, clients benefit from enhanced solution design, implementation and testing, and delivering cross asset risk management capabilities at a lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
“As financial institutions and energy firms face a period of unprecedented change, many turn to trusted providers to provide expertise in trading, risk management and processing solutions,” said Chip Register, Managing Director of Sapient Global Markets. “As an Alliance Partner, we work collaboratively with joint clients to ensure the rapid implementation of Murex’s high performance technology solutions. We’ve already seen great results from our close relationship, such as the recent project at Norwegian renewable energy firm Statkraft.”
“Today we are glad to welcome Sapient Global Markets as a top tier partner, further increasing our ability to position MX.3 as the cornerstone platform for capital and energy markets. Having invested to build and develop its Murex practice, partners such as Sapient Global Markets are essential to support the successful roll-out and operational support of MX.3, our unique cross-asset Front-To-Back-To-Risk integrated platform,” added Eric Rosso, Global Head of Customer Delivery Services at Murex.
About Sapient Global Markets:
Sapient Global Markets, a division of Sapient® (NASDAQ: SAPE), is a leading provider of services to today’s evolving financial and commodity markets. We provide a full range of capabilities to help our clients grow and enhance their businesses, create robust and transparent infrastructure, manage operating costs, and foster innovation throughout their organizations. We offer services across Advisory, Analytics, Technology, and Process, as well as unique methodologies in program management, technology development, and process outsourcing. Sapient Global Markets operates in key financial and commodity centers worldwide, including Boston, Calgary, Chicago, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Milan, New York, Singapore, Washington D.C. and Zurich, as well as in large technology development and operations outsourcing centers in Bangalore, Delhi, and Noida, India. For more information, visit www.sapientglobalmarkets.com.
Benefiting from near 30 years of successful presence in capital markets, Murex has developed an unmatched competence in the design and implementation of integrated trading, risk management, processing and clearing solutions for buy- and sell-side financial institutions. Industry recognition and awards testify to Murex's leadership and ability in successfully supporting our clients' business strategies across the globe. Constant investment in innovation, strong dedication to quality support and a keen understanding of financial and capital markets are the pillars of Murex's strategy.
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