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RIXML.org Leadership Award Goes to Quark’s Richard Brandt

Denver - 1/25/2012 -


Quark announced today that Richard Brandt, director of financial services solutions for Quark, received the 2011 RIXML.org Leadership Award. RIXML.org is a consortium of buy-side, sell-side, and vendor firms committed to the development and implementation of the first open standard for investment research. The consortium members recognized Brandt for his role as the Chair of the Emerging Technology Working Group for RIXML.org and his understanding of how XML can best solve the content creation and delivery challenges facing financial services organisations.
 
Jack Roehrig, executive director of RIXML.org, said, “Richard brings to RIXML.org in-depth knowledge of the emerging technology toolsets that are improving how financial services organisations communicate to attract and keep customers, work with each other, and comply with government regulations. We appreciate and applaud his ability to move the RIXML schema forward, especially in regard to bringing it to mobile platforms and into cutting edge distribution technologies.”
 
For more information about RIXML.org, please visit: http://rixml.org/.
 
Quark and Financial Services
Quark's dynamic publishing solutions facilitate the rapid creation and multichannel delivery of investment research to help financial services firms retain a competitive edge, drive more transactions, and increase customer satisfaction. With Quark XML AuthorTM, an add-in to Microsoft Word, research analysts can write opinions and analysis in information components that can be automatically assembled to quickly produce personalized communications for delivery to print, Web, and digital devices such as the iPad.
 
For more information about how Quark is working with financial services organisations to meet the evolving requirements for investment research reporting, please visit: http://www.quark.com/Solutions/Industries/Financial_Services.aspx.
 
About Quark
Founded in Denver in 1981, Quark’s vision was to create software that would lay the foundation for modern publishing. For 30 years, Quark has delivered on that promise. Quark’s dynamic publishing solutions are setting new standards in automated cross-media publishing by combining the power of XML with flexible layout and design to automate the delivery of customized, intelligent communications across print, the Web, and digital media.

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