Nominations are open for the FTF News Technology Innovation Awards 2012. Nominations can be made by any registered subscriber to FTF News (subscription is free). Nominations close on January 31, 2012 and will then be considered by the editorial panel before a final short-list is presented for voting. To make a nomination, please click on the link below and complete the nomination page.
Voting will take place online from February 8 – 29, 2012. Voting is open to all qualified registered subscribers to FTF News. Winners will be announced on April 10, 2012.
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FTF NEWS – TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AWARDS 2012
- BEST CLEARING & SETTLEMENT INITIATIVE
The judges will be rewarding the provider or user firm that has achieved a level of excellence in the efficient clearing and settlement of market transactions.
- BEST CORPORATE ACTIONS AUTOMATION SOLUTION
This award is given to an individual or group that has led an effort to bring the benefits of automated corporate actions to the industry.
- BEST OPERATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT INITIATIVE
This award will be presented to the provider or user firm that has shown the most creativity in mitigating operational risk.
- BEST PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT SOLUTION
The category is intended to recognize the supplier that has made great strides in the performance measurement space this past year.
- BEST ENTERPRISE RECONCILIATION SOLUTION
The flexibility and completeness of a solution for Reconciliation and Exceptions Management will be the focus of this honor.
- MOST NOTABLE REGULATION & COMPLIANCE INITIATIVE
This award will be given to the supplier that has provided distinguished offerings to help clients meet their critical compliance and regulatory responsibilities.
- MOST EFFICIENT SOLUTION FOR OTC DERIVATIVES REFORM
This category will reward the provider that has achieved distinction in helping the industry advance meet their critical compliance and reform responsibilities.
- BEST IT INITIATIVE FOR HEDGE FUND OPERATIONS
This award will recognize the IT initiative that exemplifies the best the industry has to offer.
- MOST CUTTING-EDGE CLOUD COMPUTING SOLUTION
This award will be an appreciation of a cloud computing deployment that best fulfills the promise of this technology.
- MOST INNOVATIVE MOBILE TECHNOLOGY APPLICATION
This category is meant to highlight the mobile computing implementation that reinvents a business process, making it more efficient, effective and timely.
- BEST REFERENCE DATA INITIATIVE
The judges will reward the provider or user firm that has successfully completed a major project to leverage the benefits of effective reference data management.
- BEST ENTERPRISE-WIDE OUTSOURCING SOLUTION
This award will recognize the outsourcing initiative that exemplifies the best the industry has to offer.
- SERVICE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR
The Service Provider of the Year will be recognized for its extraordinary support for its clients, its cooperation with fellow market participants and its leadership in the industry.
- MOST EFFECTIVE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA
This honor will single out an organization’s pioneering efforts to maximize the benefits of social media.
- PERSON OF THE YEAR
This award honors an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the industry over the past year. The Person of the Year successfully demonstrates that he or she can align an organization so that it becomes a place of achievement and excellence.