"Advisors now have access to a comprehensive solution which will give them a competitive edge in this increasingly competitive industry by increasing operational efficiency, improving client services and reducing costs..."
Waterloo, ON, and Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) June 15, 2010
Arius Software, a leading provider of automated account opening and document management solutions for financial services firms and SIGNiX, a leading provider of on-demand digital signature solutions jointly announced a technology partnership to integrate SIGNiX SIGNOLOGY service within OpenAdvantage® , an automated account opening platform to provide end-to-end digital account opening for the financial services industry.
The first phase of the integrated product is available now, allowing financial services firms using Arius’ OpenAdvantage® to provide SIGNiX Digital Signature service available to their financial professionals. Further integrations are planned along with a joint co-marketing effort to educate the market on these new online signatures services and to expand the usage to other participants in the account opening process.
With Arius OpenAdvantage® and SIGNiX SIGNOLOGY, users will have the ability to:
- Eliminate the need to obtain an ink signature from the client
- Perform end-to-end digital account opening, eliminating the need for paper-based forms
- Complete real-time, same-day account opens
- Reduce costs associated with opening a new client account by 60%
- Increase visibility at any stage of the account opening process.
- Provide exceptional customer experience during the account opening process
“We are pleased to partner with SIGNiX to deliver a comprehensive solution to our network of financial services professionals,” said Adam Zimmer, President and CEO of Arius Software. “Interest in taking advantage of digital signature technology in this industry has gained momentum. Advisors now have access to a comprehensive solution which will give them a competitive edge in this increasingly competitive industry by increasing operational efficiency, improving client services and reducing costs by providing a superior, personalized account opening experience.”
“Arius helps financial services professionals facilitate financial transactions faster and easier, with confidence and without paper,” said Jay Jumper, president and CEO of SIGNiX, Inc. “SIGNiX SIGNOLOGY service is the perfect complement to OpenAdvantage®. Arius customers will be able to leverage SIGNiX to complete transactions electronically with a secure, safe and easy solution all from within the OpenAdvantage® application and continue to achieve greater in-roads in going green.”
For more information, or to discuss how digital signatures can be integrated into your workflow for faster, end-to-end digital account opening, contact Michelle Harris at 519-885-9045, extension 134 or email michelle(at)ariussoftware(dot)com.
About Arius Software
Arius Software is a leading provider of account opening and document management solutions for financial services. Our flagship product, Arius OpenAdvantage®, enables wealth management firms to attract new customers, increase operational efficiency and reduce costs by creating a superior personalized account opening experience. Arius has been chosen the Enterprise Account Opening platform and professional services partner of leading North American financial services firms. Arius Software is a privately held software company based in Waterloo, Ontario. Visit http://www.ariussoftware.com for more information.
SIGNiX, headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, offers a patented digital signature solution that enables individuals to “sign” documents via the Internet, over the phone or face to face, helping to increase speed, accuracy and security over traditional, paper and ink-based signature processes. Users become “known customers” through a web or call center session so that documents requiring a signature can be legally executed online without the costs or delays of paper processing. SIGNiX’s highly secure digital service, which requires no hardware installations or software downloads, enables companies to quickly obtain the necessary signatures to execute new contracts or authorize transactions – ultimately helping to turn more verbal commitments into legally-executed, revenue generating relationships. Visit http://www.signix.com or call 877-890-5350 for more information.
Arius Software Corporation
OpenAdvantage is a registered trademark of Arius Software Corporation.