February 19, 2007
| Bobs guide
India, New Delhi -19 February 2007
Nucleus Software Forays Further Into the African Region
Wins contract to implement its FinnOneTM product at United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)
Nucleus Software Exports Limited (NSE: NUCLEUS), a leading global provider of the next generation software products for banking & financial sector, today announced that United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) Nigeria, the largest financial institution in Nigeria has selected Nucleus’ flagship solution - FinnOneTM CAS, Lending & Collections Suite.
This win establishes Nucleus’ presence in the African banking industry, being the second order from Nigeria in less than a year. With this implementation, UBA will overhaul its entire credit & loan operations across the country. UBA Plc, with a network of over 500 Branches, emerged as the first successful corporate combination in the history of Nigerian banking. It is the first Nigerian Bank with a Balance Sheet in excess of the One Trillion-Naira mark as well as the only African Bank to have a Branch in New York.
FinnOne™ is an integrated suite of applications designed to support the whole spectrum of business offerings of Banks and Financial Institutions. FinnOne™ CAS automates and manages the complete application processing flow for Retail/ Corporate Financing as well as Credit Cards, allowing banks to integrate different touch-points in their supply chain for acquisition, prospecting and pre-disbursal processing. FinnOne™ Lending is built with the objective of providing operational and decision-making support to all the asset side business lines. The product also assists in introducing new product offerings and tailor made schemes, reducing time-to-market and automating processes providing a distinguishing factor within the retail loan space.
FinnOne™ Collections manages the entire collections and focuses on tracking and managing delinquent customers. This enables organizations to effectively minimize delinquencies through a series of proactive actions and tighter supervision. It is a unique platform that comes loaded with add-on modules, supporting any phase of distressed receivables lifecycle and enabling powerful recovery management.
Commenting on the win Vishnu Dusad, CEO and MD, Nucleus Software Exports Limited stated, “Our successful track record of FinnOneTM implementations across the globe stands testimony to our vision and mission of being a leading global player in the Banking and Financial industry.
United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Nigeria is the largest financial services institution in Nigeria and this order shows our commitment to the market.”
Nucleus with its flagship product FinnOneTM today has over 134 clients across the globe. It is a fast - growing player with a leadership position in regions spanning APAC, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and America. Nucleus, today, commands leadership position in the domestic retail banking space with clients spanning most leading banks in India.