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 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/14 --  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
"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).
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 and 
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