Surecomp is selected by Puente for automated front-office trade and treasury management

Buenos Aires, Argentina – Surecomp®, the leading provider of global trade finance and treasury solutions for banks and corporates, today announced that brokerage firm Puente has chosen to deploy its front-office treasury solution Trade10™ across 3 countries in Latin America.

Founded over a century ago in Buenos Aires – and now with entities in the United States, United Kingdom, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay – Puente is one of South America’s largest broker dealers of stocks, bonds, futures and options, trading 150,000 transactions per year and serving 35,000 customers globally. Having experienced rapid growth over recent years, Puente took the decision to deploy Surecomp’s Trade10 to improve internal workflow efficiency, optimize control and visibility of cash, and better manage the risk of its increasing trade volumes, ultimately to enhance customer experience and satisfaction. It will deploy the solution – which will be seamlessly integrated with the firm’s back-office treasury solution – first in Argentina, then Paraguay followed by Uruguay.

“Customer experience is of utmost importance and we see this project as an integral part of our journey to continue delivering the best possible service to our customers,” explains Agustina Colloca, Partner & Regional CFO at Puente. “We also uphold the highest of standards in security and transparency, so working with Surecomp will enable us to leverage the latest technical innovation in trade and treasury management to maintain these standards.”

“We are delighted to welcome Puente as the latest addition to our ever-growing customer-base in Latin America,” confirms Robin Findlay, Surecomp’s VP Global Sales and Marketing. “With Puente joining our existing stronghold of customers in this market, it is our first customer in Uruguay which is very exciting and a testament to the strength of our offering in the region.”

About Puente
PUENTE is a Latin American Wealth Management & Capital Market entity, leader of the Southern Cone. With more than 100 years of experience, we distinguish ourselves by excellence in the service model for more than 35,000 clients, which are People, Companies, Institutions and Governments. Our Holding company based in the United Kingdom and our subsidiaries in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, Panama and the United States make us a multinational organization with global coverage. The power of our experience and the synergy between our service areas – Wealth Management, Asset Management, Trading, Corporate Finance and Capital Markets – position us as a benchmark for those seeking to do business in Latin America. For more information about PUENTE visit www.puentenet.com

About Surecomp
Surecomp® is the market leader in global trade finance solutions for banks and corporations. An industry pioneer for over thirty years, we provide an innovative digital portfolio of cloud and on-premise trade finance, supply chain finance and treasury solutions, streamlining the transaction lifecycle to enhance operational efficiency, ensure compliance and drive growth. With a global footprint of eight offices in Toronto, New York, Santiago, Buenos Aires, London, Hamburg, Tel Aviv and Singapore, we partner with a prestigious customer base in over eighty countries across the world. For more information about Surecomp visit surecomp.com

Contact:     
Abby Bickford 
Director of Marketing  
Tel: +44 (0)7931 126616
Email: abby.bickford@surecomp.com