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Wall Street Systems’ (WSS) said last week its treasury engine has managed 1 million FX transactions per day in benchmark testing.

It processed up to 45,000 new deals per hour in the testing, which took place over several months at the Hewlett-Packard Company’s New Hampshire centre. The results were five times better than the previously measured peak performance, said WSS.

"The performance gains can be attributed to a combination of HP AlphaServer systems and software architecture," said Mark