Actinver Brings Share Trading Within the Reach of All in Mexico
Actinver, credited to be the first share trading company in the whole of Mexico, is a member of the Grupo Financiero Del Sureste. Talking of firsts, they were also the first company to go online with trading. They upgraded to using LANSA and within a period of three months they moved from Data General to AS/400. Their entire brokerage system was revamped and modified with LANSA and when the web became the recognized medium of communication between the broker and the customer in 2000 they were all ready with their product. They eliminated the need for re-keying their data, reducing the manual labor costs by replacing all the materials with internet based customer applications. These applications were mainly self service and the customers were able to get hold of relevant information by checking them online. By the method of bringing out share trading within easy access to a majority of population in Mexico, they became highly successful and communication between the broker and the customer increased in its quality tenfold. It helped in breaking all geographical barriers and enabled people come together irrespective of where they live in. Because of its very low registration fees, more people are encouraged to join Actinver and start opening their accounts. They can buy and sell stock over the internet and check out all their recent transactions within a matter of minutes.