Posts tagged "C"

More Industries Turn To Back Office Outsourcing

Outsourcing of back office processes such as data entry services remains one of the easiest functions to outsource as more companies are learning, becoming a popular choice to outsource for various industries.  Back office outsourcing is now seeing increasing adoption among different verticals including the banking and asset management sectors. Almost a year ago, the banking industry drew attention as a report from research and consulting firm Marketsandmarkets found that US banks are outsourcing bank office processing duties at an increasing pace with growth estimates at $67.2 billion in 2015 from $38.1 billion in 2008, with IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) […]

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Back Office Outsourcing Attracting New Clientele

It may not be as big as the other industries falling under outsourcing, but back office outsourcing is as important as the more popular ones such as contact center outsourcing, finance and accounting and research outsourcing. Outsourcing back office solutions such as web data entry may not directly affect a company’s operations but it is seen to be an important factor in hastening business processes. Labor is one of the most expensive expenses when looking at a company’s budget and the market has already found ways on how to address this concern among companies. The market has tapped back office […]

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UBS sells BPO and KPO units

Switzerland-based financial services provider UBS (NYSE: UBS) is reportedly selling its business process outsourcing (BPO) and knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) units. And is said to be in talks with Indian offshoring giants Infosys Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: INFY) and Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT). The UBS Indian Service Center and UBS Krakow centre has an estimated value of $200 million, reports The Economic Times. UBS’ decision to sell its BPO and KPO units might not come as a surprise as Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) made the same move when it sold its captives in 2008. But the Switzerland-based bank may have made the […]

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