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Misys Wins Risk Management Software of the Year Award

April 19, 2013

LONDON, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Misys Global Risk wins accolade for “excellence and innovation” in risk management

After only six months from launching its innovative suite of risk management products,
Misys has won the “Risk Management Software of the Year” award. The annual FS Tech awards,
presented on 17 April 2013 at The Lancaster Hotel in London, recognise excellence and
innovation in the field of information technology within the Europe, Middle East and
African financial services sector.

The award was presented to Misys for its success in the development, implementation
and running of risk management software for the benefit of the financial sector. The
company won against a strong field of contestants, including Landmark Quest/Lloyds Banking
Group, Omgeo, OpenGamma, Quantifi, Quartet FS, Tinubu Square and Wolters Kluwer Financial

Misys Global Risk (MGR) launched on 1 November 2012. It was recognised by the judges
for being an innovative modular risk management solution which has taken a different
approach to risk management. MGR offers a centralised and comprehensive governing layer of
risk analysis and reporting with industry-proven risk modules that are able to deliver
seamless collaboration and improved decision making, irrespective of where the information
lies, whether in-house at the bank of in a third party system.

“We are delighted that we have won this award,” states Thierry Truche, Head of Product
Management, Misys Global Risk. “The innovation in our product enables our customers to
create a consistent and timely view of global exposure for all aspects of risk across
their business. Management teams are feeling increased pressure to show more ROI on their
risk systems, particularly where financial institutions operate across multiple trading
systems. Our solution allows them to do this with ease, improving transparency and making
it possible to produce analysis and reports on an intra-day, or real-time, basis.”

About Misys

Misys is at the forefront of the financial software industry, providing the broadest
portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions available on the market. With
1,800 customers in 120 countries our team of domain experts and partners have an
unparalleled ability to address industry requirements at both a global and local level.

Misys is able to address all customer requirements across both the banking and trading
book businesses. Misys is the trusted partner that financial services organisations turn
to for help solving their most complex problems.

Find out more at http://www.misys.com

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