Daiwa Securities America has gone live with XcitekSolutionsPlus’s XSP corporate actions processing platform in a record 30-day implementation. The project had been slated for a 60-day rollout. Daiwa opted for XSP in the hopes of reducing its exposure to corporate actions processing failure while preparing for future volume increases. In addition to the XSP software application, Daiwa also licensed Xcitek’s corporate actions data.
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Daiwa Securities America Opts For XSP Platform, Data
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Corporate actions has been a popular topic of discussion over the last few months, with the DTCC’s plans for XBRL and ISO interoperability, as well as the launch of Swift’s new self-testing service for corporate actions messaging, STaQS, among others. However, it has not been a good start to the year for many of the...