Toronto, Canada – March 28, 2007: Portfolio+ Inc. is pleased to announce that Korea Exchange Bank of Canada has chosen Portfolio Plus to facilitate term deposits that are sold using brokers and the CANNEX network.
“Korea Exchange Bank of Canada prides itself in efficient use of capital and we have proven this on a global basis”, says Seemok Kim, Vice President of Marketing. “Our use of Portfolio+’s term deposit module to facilitate the sale of term deposits to brokers who use the CANNEX financial network will help accelerate our success in Canada.”
Portfolio Plus offers a Plug-In BankingTM platform that is affordably priced and scalable for large or small deployments. Installations of Portfolio Plus can include modules for web banking, loans, mortgages, term deposits, investments, accounting, retail banking, CANNEX, FundServ, ATM/POS switch interfaces, and more.
"On behalf of Portfolio+ Inc., I’d like to thank Korea Exchange Bank of Canada for their decision to move forward with our term deposit module of Portfolio Plus”, said G. Robert Leeming, President of Portfolio+ Inc. “I am convinced that choosing this solution will help Korea Exchange Bank of Canada further integrate into the Canadian financial industry. We are excited to help this happen.”
Korea Exchange Bank is a customer oriented bank. Korea Exchange Bank of Canada aims to deliver better performance through efficient use of capital and people, disciplined growth, stronger internal teamwork, and global standard HR practices. Our customer relations are among our greatest competitive assets.
Established in 1967 as a government-owned bank specializing in foreign exchange, Korea Exchange Bank came to hold an unrivalled position in trade finance and global finance. After being privatized in 1989, the bank solidified its standing as one of Korea's premier commercial banks with a competitive presence in the corporate and private banking field.
In January of 2006 Korea Exchange Bank recorded annual net income of KRW 1,929.3 billion.
Korea Exchange Bank of Canada is regulated by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) and is a member of the Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation.
Portfolio+ Inc. connects financial institutions with customers and partners using innovative technologies. Its software solutions and open banking technology are used by financial institutions in Canada, Ireland, and the UK. With its powerful +Open Banking Platform and fully documented APIs, Portfolio+ has the power to connect banks, credit unions, and financial institutions with an evolving ecosystem of financial services technology that is putting everyday customers in control of their financial data.
Located in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Portfolio+ is used by 6 of the 7 largest financial institutions in Canada and is a part of Volaris Group Inc.