MCi Consultants hosts systems for Tsala

31st Jan 2008

MCI Consultants today announced that Tsala Financial Services, a broker and administrator, had chosen the former’s locally-developed CommCIS application, a comprehensive web-based insurance broker commission management system that provides income protection for brokerages, agencies and individual agents. “We were looking for an established web-based and scalable system for our needs,” commented Willem Pitel of Tsala Financial Services. “CommCIS not only met these simple criteria but also offered a capability for customising our commission calculations together with the capability of running the system on our behalf. We have been delighted with the result and look forward to an on-going and mutable beneficial relationship with MCI.” “We are providing the CommCIS application for Tsala on a ‘Software as a Service’ (SaaS) basis,” added Aliki Droussiotis, Director of MCI Consultants. Hosting solutions for our clients is just one of services that we offer and providing a SaaS capability is one of the growing …

Barclays Bank Mozambique goes TM1

31st Jan 2008

MCI Consultants, the leading distributor for Cognos/Applix’s TM1 product in South Africa, today announced that Barclays Bank Mozambique, a member of the Absa Group, and the bank with the second largest footprint in Mozambique, had embraced TM1 as its reporting tool. Barclays Bank Mozambique has 52 branches spread across Mozambique and boasts the second largest ATM network in the country. “We needed to streamline our finance department’s reporting processes that included not only our internal and group reporting, but that required by Bank of Mozambique,” commented Fernando Madeira, Head of Finance at Barclays Bank Mozambique. “TM1’s OLAP engine, which provided the capability to have several different account roll-ups, facilitated the production of the relevant financial reports to suit these different audiences.” “In addition, as we are part of the ABSA Group, but based in Mozambique, the capability to have multi-lingual reporting in Portuguese or English was also desirable,” added Madeira. …