The “Koerslijst” (Rates list) is an important system for the daily publication of the Fortis exchange rates, Euribor, Libor, financial market prices and prices of precious metals to all offices and external clients. This data is collected daily from several sources such as Reuters and processed by hand using spreadsheets. Due to new regulations the procedure needed to be upgraded to be more secure and better auditable.
A new system has been setup based on a JBoss Application Server together with Open Source software like the Spring framework, Maven, and JasperReport
- Mr Ritter designed the new system using with special awareness of security, data quality and traceability aspects.
- Mr Ritter also developed parts of the program code for the production of reports with JasperReports.
The system is now in daily use for Fortis and GWK-Travelex.