In order to better meet regulatory requirements, JPMorgan Worldwide Securities Services is automating its corporate actions information for its institutional investor clients by offering web-based access to the data and eliminating the distribution of thousands of paper documents annually. It will provide web access to shareholder communications related to corporate events for U.S. and Canadian securities, as well as viewing prospectuses, letters of transmittal, tax information and broker letters. The service is supported by ADP Investor Communication Services’ (ICS) Reorg Event Library, which will store scanned shareholder communication documents within 24 hours of receipt.
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JPMorgan Automates CAs for Clients to Access Via the Web
Rising volumes and increasing complexity of corporate actions are challenging market participants’ efforts to reconcile data, automate corporate actions processing, and contain costs. The culprits causing these challenges include legacy systems, missing skills, manual processes, data quality issues, and a lack of standardisation. Added to these is the increasing complexity of corporate actions such as...
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The US corporate actions market has long been characterised as paper-based and manually intensive, but it seems that much progress is being made of late to tackle the lack of automation due to the introduction of four little letters: XBRL. According to a survey by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and standards...