STUTTGART, Germany, July 7 /PRNewswire/ --

- All-in-one Solution for Combating Financial Crime

- Focuses on an All-Round, Risk-Based Approach

- SMARAGD MDS Monitoring Detection System Supersedes S/Research

With its new SMARAGD Anti-Finance Crime Suite, Cellent Finance Solutions AG has
bundled the solutions from the SMARAGD range into an integrated, all-in-one
package for combating financial crime. This new development was realized in line
with international standards and European legislation based on an holistic,
risk-based approach. A new, standardized and internationally viable name assures
the conciseness and distinguishability of the individual products. The suite
currently comprises six solutions for combating different aspects of financial
crime, such as money laundering, financing of terrorism and insider trading at
financial service providers and insurance companies. The new systems have
already been successfully rolled out at major international banks. The successor
version of the mainstream solution, launched in 2000 under the name S/Research
and continually developed ever since, now enters the market as SMARAGD MDS 4.0.

The SMARAGD Anti-Finance Crime Suite features a host of modules and functions
for a state-of-the-art, integrative and centralized combating of money
laundering and fraud in the globalized world of finance. The company has
condensed more than ten years' experience in combating financial crime into an
integral product strategy developed at the cost of several million euros. Werner
Guderlei, Head of Financial Crime Solutions at Cellent Finance Solutions,
reports on the first experiences with the new suite: Several renowned,
international private banks have already implemented the SMARAGD Anti-Finance
Crime Suite. The feedback following the pilot phase has exceeded our high
expectations. Customers have confirmed a significant enhancement in
functionality, in particular the optimized usability and a lower false-positives

The consistent look feel and intuitive user navigation pave the way for
efficient workflows. The new user interface enables the user to switch
languages, and even supports calligraphic languages, such as Chinese or

Press contact: Cellent Finance Solutions AG Werner Guderlei Head of Financial
Crime Solutions E-mail:

SOURCE: Cellent Finance Solutions AG

Press contact: Cellent Finance Solutions AG, Werner Guderlei, Head of Financial
Crime Solutions, E-mail: