CGI Trade360(R) implemented at National Bank of Canada to offer customers a cutting edge trade portal

CGI Trade360(R) implemented at National Bank of Canada to offer customers a 
cutting edge trade portal 
FOR: CGI Group Inc. 
JULY 30, 2014 
CGI Trade360(R) implemented at National Bank of Canada to offer customers a
cutting edge trade portal 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) - CGI (TSX:GIB.A)(NYSE:GIB) is
pleased to announce the successful "go live" implementation of its
CGI Trade360(R) platform within National Bank of Canada. The Bank wanted to
replace its legacy trade applications with a single, integrated and modern
trade platform, to offer its customers a cutting edge trade portal. Under its
five-year contract with National Bank of Canada, CGI is responsible for
operating, maintaining and evolving CGI Trade360 to meet the Bank's
current and evolving trade business needs. 
"We're excited to expand our longstanding partnership with National
Bank of Canada to include the delivery of CGI Trade360," shared Guy
Vigeant, Senior Vice-President, Greater Montreal, CGI. "It demonstrates
once again the unwavering commitment of CGI professionals to deliver
world-class services to help our clients win and grow." 
Delivered as a software as a service (SaaS), CGI Trade360 will enable National
Bank of Canada to provide the full range of traditional trade, payables,
receivables and cash management services to its customers on a single,
integrated and global platform. "With CGI Trade360, a user friendly
portal, our clients will be able to do their trade finance activities anywhere,
anytime. The enhanced accessibility and convenience will definitely bring the
customer experience to a new level" said Dyanne Carenza, Vice-President,
Commercial Banking Services and International, National Bank of Canada. 
"CGI Trade360 is a transformational, highly customizable trade and supply
chain platform that is currently powering the trade services business for major
banks across North America, Europe and Asia. We welcome the opportunity to help
the Bank enhance and grow its trade business through this proven,
industry-leading platform" added Frank Tezzi, Vice President Trade &
Supply Chain Solutions at CGI. 
CGI Trade360 is a proven global platform that currently supports bank trade
services in 40+ countries and 95+ locations across Asia, Europe, North America
and Oceania, with more than 15,000 front-end corporate users. CGI's
solution represents experience gained from nearly 30 years of supporting more
than 40 major banks globally. 
About CGI 
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information
technology and business process services firm in the world. Approximately
68,000 professionals serve thousands of global clients from offices and
delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, leveraging a
comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and IT
consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance,
infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary solutions.
With annual revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog of
approximately C$19 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the
NYSE (GIB). Website: 
About National Bank of Canada 
With $194 billion in assets as at April 30, 2014, National Bank of Canada
(, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's
leading integrated financial groups. The Bank has close to 20,000 employees and
is widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the
Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:NA). Follow the Bank's activities via social
media and learn more about its extensive community involvement at
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Lorne Gorber
Senior Vice-President,
Global Communications and Investor Relations
Sebastien Barange
Director, Communications
+1 514-841-3354 
INDUSTRY:  Aerospace and Defense - Electronics and Communications, Computers
and Software - Networking, Government - Security (law enforcement, homeland
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