ADCB to Offer Atlantis The Palm Cash Management Solution

16 December 2012

Abu Dhabi, December 16, 2012: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) today announced the implementation of a Cash Management mandate with Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai. To celebrate the continued partnership between ADCB and Atlantis, ADCB are to provide an innovative Cash Management mandate to enhance operational efficiencies at Atlantis.

The mandate will provide a robust system to synergise existing accounts receivables and payables. ADCB is also implementing its proprietary Host to Host solution at Atlantis, which will enable it to further streamline the current payment and reconciliation process. The innovative "Host to Host" solution allows a secure and seamless transfer of all payment instructions and account statements.

Collin Fraser, Head of Wholesale Banking at ADCB commented: "ADCB is delighted to have been mandated to deliver a state-of-the-art Cash Management solution for Atlantis The Palm, a key relationship partner. With this solution, Atlantis is able to fully automate and streamline transaction processing and reconciliation activities using a straight-through file link-up between our electronic channels, and Atlantis' systems. As such Atlantis benefits significantly in terms of efficiency and will experience consistent service at minimal error rates."

Mr. Fraser noted: "Such automated implementations are typically initially quite complex integration exercises. It is a tribute to the excellent teamwork and leadership between Atlantis and ADCB that this implementation was done in record time and Atlantis is now fully benefiting from a world-class solution which delivers capability commensurate with an organisation of Atlantis' pedigree."

Conor Lawler, Vice President - Finance at Atlantis The Palm, commented: Taking cash management to the next level, we are delighted to be at the leading edge in partnership with ADCB and look forward to more innovation and efficiencies in the future."

ADCB consistently strives to offer clients innovative solutions, as such the transaction banking proposition is growing in sophistication and offers the client the ideal synergy of a highly regarded UAE bank and sophisticated banking solutions that are comparable to the best Cash Management banks. ADCB was recently ranked in the top three best Cash Management banks in the Middle East, in a Cash Management poll by Euromoney.