Banking tech consultant and integrator Sofgen to be absorbed into Tech Mahindra


Sofgen, a Switzerland-based IT consultant and integrator in the financial services and banking space, is undergoing major organisational restructuring. As a result, it will be completely absorbed into its parent, Tech Mahindra, Banking Technology understands.

Sofgen assists Bank of Singapore with integration of Barclays’ wealth business


Bank of Singapore has completed the acquisition of the wealth and investment management business of Barclays in Hong Kong and Singapore. The combined entity has more than $75 billion of assets under management (AUM) and nearly 400 specialist bankers.

Barclays Wealth enlists Tech Mahindra for tech modernisation

Barclays Wealth in tech modernisation

Tech Mahindra and its specialist banking IT consultancy and integration subsidiary, Sofgen, have been recruited by Barclays Wealth for its tech modernisation initiative. Barclays has been rolling out a new core banking platform – Avaloq Banking Suite – for a number of years, as well as a new front-office investment management platform, Charles River’s IMS. […]

IT overhaul at Somalia’s central bank with Sofgen, Temenos and Oracle FSS

Central Bank of Somalia in IT modernisation venture

Central Bank of Somalia is embarking on a major tech overhaul, with sponsorship from the World Bank. The bank will implement a new core banking system, Temenos’ T24, and a new ERP system from Oracle FSS. Swiss IT consultancy firm Sofgen has been recruited to deliver the project. The first phase is estimated to cost […]

Bermuda Commercial Bank goes live with new core banking system, Temenos’ T24


Bermuda Commercial Bank (BCB) has gone live with Temenos’ T24 core banking system (R13). The bank has also implemented Temenos’ business intelligence and analytics tool, Insight, and an AML solution. Sofgen, a Switzerland-based specialist IT consultancy and integration firm (now part of Tech Mahindra), carried out the implementation. The project was 18 months in the […]