FTN Financial Selects Wesley Clover Solutions for Advanced IP Trading and Office Communications
Memphis Headquarters Replaces both Legacy Office and Trading System Technology with Wesley Clover Solutions IP Platform
New York, NY – June 18, 2013 – Wesley Clover Solutions, a leading provider of IP communications products and services for financial trading firms, today announced that FTN Financial has replaced and upgraded their legacy voice platforms with the Wesley Clover Solutions integrated IP communications platform supporting 400 devices. The Memphis headquarters system cutover follows six other FTN US Offices that have already upgraded to the Wesley Clover Solutions integrated IP communications platform.
“FTN Financial relies on almost a century of experience and the use of the latest technology to help clients make the smartest investment decisions possible,” stated Al Pigliacelli, Senior Vice President of Sales for Wesley Clover Solutions. “This focus on technology led them to our resilient communications platform that offers an array of IP trading desktops, IP phones and software-based unified communications, conferencing and mobility applications.”
As Mitel’s exclusive partner for voice trading in the capital markets finance vertical, Wesley Clover Solutions enables customers to reap the benefits of a single, scalable communications platform that supports the unique requirements of the trading floor, executives, analysts, investment bankers and the back office in multi-location enterprises.
Mr. Pigliacelli continued, “With our successful installations in other FTN facilities we’ve met the communications requirements of staff both on and off the trading floor. Our system optimizes communication and collaboration and ensures the timely flow of information among all FTN employees, offices and time zones.”
About Wesley Clover Solutions
Wesley Clover Solutions designs, sells, installs and maintains IP communications platforms for financial trading organizations, global enterprises and command and control centers. Wesley Clover Solutions meets the growing demand for expertise in managing the transition from Legacy to IP voice communications solutions while reducing risks, complexity and costs. The Company’s flagship Crossover Series of IP Desktop Trading Platforms blends the instant communications capability of trading turrets with a comprehensive suite of enterprise voice applications including presence-enabled unified communications, collaboration and messaging in a single, scalable, platform.
About FTN Financial
For nearly a century, FTN Financial www.ftnfinancial.com has been a provider of financial products for the investment and banking community. Their extensive reach, a broad network of more than 500 employees, thousands of clients, and offices nationwide and overseas, enables FTN to build an arsenal of resources and to distribute critical information that’s vital to their customers’ financial outlook. The FTN Financial Group is a division of First Tennessee Bank National Association, whose parent company is First Horizon National Corporation.
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