February 2008
Bank Technology News;Feb2008, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. The acquisition of BEA Systems by Oracle worth $8.5 billion was made possible after months of sniping between the boards over Oracle's initial $6.7 billion offer. Survey result shows that financial technology and security companies expect an active merger & acquisition market for informatin services firms in 2008. According to a Celent analysis of the eCheck service, the back-office ACH-conversion adoption (BOC) has been disappointing in its first year.


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