Saffron Computers are a Midrange IT Consultancy Company specialising in the Finance Arena. Including Banking, Retail Stockbroking, Institutional Stockbroking and all related. Our expertise in Financial IT Systems and Processes has been gained from working with some of the biggest names in the Financial Sector on a multitude of projects, some of which can be seen here.
Due to our extensive experience in the Midrange IT Arena we are able to offer a wide range of business services, some of which are listed below: -
- JHC Figaro Consultancy
- Client On-boarding/Migration Specialists
- System Migration Specialists
- Initial Analysis - Design Workshops
- Business Analysis - Business Case and Specifications
- Systems Analysis - System and Technical Specifications
- Systems Testing - Test Planning and Test Cases
- Test Harness & Test Rig Utilisation
- Business Testing Support
- User Acceptance Testing (UAT) Support
- Regression & Go No Go Testing Support
- Issue Management and Resolution
- Go/No Go, Go-Live & Post Go-Live Support
To compliment our business services above we are also able to offer support in the following technical areas: -.
- AS400/iSeries - Support
- Development Support - RPG, CL, RPG/LE, CL/LE, SQL, SDA & RLU
- Operational Support - DFU, Query, QM & SQL
- Testing Support - Planning, Systems Testing, UAT & Regression Testing
Our more recent project history follows, with the current and most recent projects at the top. If you have any further questions or queries, please do not hesitate in contacting us.
- One of the UK's TOP Retail Stock Brokers
- Egg - Online Bank
- Prudential - Deposit Taking Bank
- Barclays - Mortgage Services
- Dun & Bradstreet - Company Information Services
UK Top Retail Stock Broker
We are currently working with one of the UK's top retail stock broker's, based in Manchester they are a leading UK retail stock broker who run JHC Figaro Front Office, Back Office and related systems; they offer Nominee Trading, Certificated Trading, ISA, SIPP, JISA, CTF, Corporate Action Processing, Forex, Contracts for Difference, Offshore and Regular Monthly Investment Accounts. Our projects include Client Onboarding & Migrations, eContracts, eStatements, Bank/Cash Processing, Section 17, Section 18, EUSD, FATCA, W8BENS, QI, FIX, FIXML and more.
We have in the past worked with Egg PLC on a number of projects including the initial launch of "Egg.Com" The Internet Bank. This project involved the customisation of the already installed ICBS software (installed for Prudential - detailed below) with the addition of a Web Interface and Middle-ware Client. We were also involved in a number of projects which included Credit Card Processing, Point of Sale (POS), Mortaage/Loan Fraud Detection (using HUNTER) and the Millennium Bug testing/support.
We have in the past worked with Prudential PLC for the original launch of Prudential Bank (the forerunner to Egg Bank). This project involved the installation and customisation of the ICBS Banking Software supplied by Fiserv. The original bank offering was based around Current Account with ATM Card, Savings Account, Fixed Term Bonds, Mortgage and Loan Products. All of which were customised to Prudentials own specifications.
We have in the past worked with Barclay's Mortgage Services on a number of occasions - mainly on conversions of mortgage books to Barclay's.
Dun & Bradstreet
We have in the past worked with Dun & Bradstreet on their LS/400 package. Which is a Sales Order Processing package (by CGI LS3) controlling the customer billing for company information supply.
Please feel free to contact us any-time.