Oracle Financial Services Software Limited (erstwhile i-flex solutions) (OFSSL) is a world leader in providing IT solutions to the financial services industry. The Company was incorporated in September 27, 1989 as Citicorp Information Technology Industries Ltd. The Company addressing the entire financial services space through a comprehensive portfolio of products, IT services, consulting and knowledge process outsourcing services. With the experience of delivering value-based IT solutions to over 810 financial institutions across 130 countries. OFSSL has 14 development centers across India, Singapore and the USA. The Company has a strong global reach with a sales, marketing and support presence in 27 overseas locations operating across four subsidiaries (i-flex solutions inc. in the USA, i-flex solutions b.v. in the Netherlands, i-flex solutions pte. ltd. in Singapore and iPSL in India). In addition, 30 corporate business partners and 32 implementation partners represent i-flex across the globe. The Company also has strong alliance and/or implementation relationships with industry leaders such as Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Sun Microsystems and Intel.
CITIL (Citicorp Information Technology Industries Limited), spun off from COSL (Citicorp Overseas Software Limited), commences first year of operations in the year 1992. In 1995, CITIL gains recognition for establishing world-class processes and quality Standards, It attained SEI CMM Level 4, becomes the first financial software firm in the world and one out of six companies worldwide to achieved this distinction at that time. CITIL established the Center of Excellence during the year 1996 for business intelligence to provide specialized consulting and software products, as well as services in data warehousing and business intelligence. A complete banking product suite for retail, consumer, corporate, investment and internet banking, consumer lending, asset management and investor servicing, including payments (SWIFTNet and SEPA) was launched in the year 1997 under the name of FLEXCUBE. MicroBanker becomes the 6th international banking product in the world to be used by 100 customers in 1998 and the FLEXCUBE starts gaining traction and international leadership.
During the year 1999, FLEXCUBE Information Center, a Web-enabled business intelligence system was launched along with a Center of Excellence for CRM and the Java Center for financial services also established. CITIL was renamed as i-flex solutions limited in the year 2000. During the same year 2000, Center of Excellence for e-services launched Separate business unit established to address the Applications Services Provider (ASP) market. i-fl ex solutions b.v., a 100 percent subsidiary of the company opened in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The company's financial software development facilities were established in the year 2001 at Pune and Chennai and fully owned subsidiaries set up in USA and Singapore, i-flex solutions b.v. in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, becomes operational, i-fl ex Consulting was launched. EBZ Online, a software company was joined with the company during the year 2002 through which i-flex's product, Flexcube, for made available to cooperative banks. Dotex International, a joint venture company supported by NSE.IT and i-flex Solutions Ltd, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with BgSE Financials Ltd, a subsidiary of the Bangalore Stock Exchange, to give Internet trading service to the members of the exchange. The Company entered into capital market with Initial Public Offering (IPO) of an issue of 3,961,700 equity shares. I-flex opened its first Overseas Software Development Center in Singapore in the year 2002.
In the year 2003, the company's flagship product FLEXCUBE ranked the world's No.1 selling Universal Banking Solution and during the same year 2003, I-flex sets up development centre in New York, Wins a major order from HypoVereinsbank Group (HVB Group), Germany, Inaugurated FLEXCUBE Support & Prime Sourcing Solutions Centre in London and acquisition of Super Solutions Corporation in all cash deal of .5 million was made. Waters Magazine ranked Mantas as the Best Anti-Money Laundering Solution and Best Compliance Solution for 2003.
Waters Magazine ranked Mantas as the Best Anti-Money Laundering Solution for 2003 and also for 2004. During the year 2004, i-flex opened its wholly owned holding company in US, namely i-flex America, for carrying out all future acquisitions in the USA. The Golden Peacock National Quality Award was awarded to the company. i-flex Solutions ties up with Barbados-based first Caribbean International for internet banking and e-finance platform of i-flex Solutions. The core banking solution Flexcube had won The Banker `Core Banking Solution of the Year and Application of the Year'' awards. The Company and YES Bank has signed Global Strategic Memorandum to collaborate on technology led innovations to enhance quality and efficiency in banking products and delivery processes. i-flex joined hands with People Soft to develop and market an integrated solution for the banking industry.
Entered into strategic alliance with Castek Software Inc., a Toronto based provider of insurance systems for the global Property & Casualty (P&C) in the year 2005. The decade-old relationship between Oracle and i-flex was further strengthened in 2005 at a strategic level. In August 2005, Oracle Corporation bought Citigroup's 41 percent equity interest in i-flex and floated an open offer to purchase up to an additional 20 percent ownership from existing shareholders. i-flex assessed at CMMi Level 5 also certified BS 7799 compliant. BS 7799 is security standards and policies addressing information security. In the same year i-flex and EDB Business Partner ASA had entered into an agreement to jointly offer comprehensive retail banking solutions to financial institutions in the Nordic region. Reveleus was positioned in Gartner's 'Leaders Quadrant' in its 'Basel II Risk Management Application Software Magic Quadrant for 2005' and '2006 Basel II Software Applications Magic Quadrant'. Reveleus was also 'Highly Commended' for its Compliance Initiative Innovation in The Banker Technology Awards for 2006. The Black Book of Outsourcing, ranked i-flex BPO as the top outsourcing vendor to the Mortgage Banking Industry in 2006. The FLEXCUBE 10.0 was released in 2007, it helps financial institutions respond faster to market dynamics and define and track processes, while ensuring compliance. The suite also equipped with SWIFT 2007 enhancements and supports SEPA payment processing. New Version of FLEXCUBE Core Banking for IBM System z active from April 2008. During August of the year 2008, the company changed its name from I-flex solutions Limited to Oracle Financial Services Software Limited.
FLEXCUBE, Reveleus, Daybreak, Mantas, PrimeSourcing, i-flex Consulting and iPFB are trademarks of i-flex solutions and are registered in several countries. Together, Oracle and i-flex solutions offer financial services institutions the world's most comprehensive and contemporary banking applications and want to embark technology footprint that address their complex IT and business requirements.