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Italy’s Banca popolare dell’Emilia Romagna Benefits from Optimised Document Handling with ABBYY FineReader OCR Technology

Leading Retail Bank Uses ABBYY FineReader to Improve Efficiency When Converting and Working with Business Documents, Scans and PDFs

Munich, Germany (03 April, 2014) - ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture and linguistic technologies and services, today announced that Banca popolare dell'Emilia Romagna, a leading retail banking institution in Italy, has chosen ABBYY FineReader for its document recognition and conversion needs.

"Manually retyping the content from these documents proved time-consuming but ABBYY FineReader helps us get the job done quickly and accurately. The processing of internal documents in various formats (TIFFs, JPGs , PDFs, etc.) has been improved greatly," says a spokesman.

ABBYY FineReader delivers intuitive tools for scanning documents and converting images of documents into editable and searchable electronic formats such as Microsoft® Word, Excel®, PDF, OpenOffice™ Writer, popular e-book formats and more. ABBYY's OCR technology delivers outstanding quality when "reading" printed text on documents in any of the 190 supported languages and their combinations. With its unique ABBYY Adaptive Document Recognition Technology (ABBYY ADRT®), FineReader "understands" a document's logical structure, re-creating even large, complex documents with their native formatting attributes (e.g. headers, footers, page numbering, table of contents, etc.) across all pages.

"Optical character recognition software like ABBYY FineReader is an important tool for businesses that wish to create an efficient working environment," commented Bodo Wagener, Vice President of Sales and Services at ABBYY. "FineReader offers users a convenient way of digitising paper documents and working with the content - editing and quoting text, copying and reusing data, and adapting them for searchable archives."

To download a free trial of ABBYY FineReader, please go to: Italia.abbyy.com/finereader/professional

About Banca popolare dell'Emilia Romagna
Banca popolare dell'Emilia Romagna is a top commercial, universal and cooperative bank and is the parent bank of the BPER Group, ranked among the first banking groups in Italy primarily focused on small and medium enterprises with a strong international vocation.

Correspondent Banking and Trade Finance are managed by Banca popolare dell'Emilia Romagna for all the banks in the Group (although Sardinian subsidiaries Banco di Sardegna and Banca di Sassari still run part of their business independently): all transactions routed to Banca popolare dell'Emilia Romagna in favor of BPER Group customers are processed without any additional charges or banking days.

www.bper.it

About ABBYY Europe GmbH
ABBYY Europe GmbH is a member of the ABBYY Group supporting sales and marketing activities in Western Europe. ABBYY is a leading provider of document recognition, data capture, and linguistic technologies and services. Its products include the ABBYY FineReader line of optical character recognition (OCR) applications, ABBYY FlexiCapture line of data capture solutions, ABBYY Lingvo dictionary software, and development tools. ABBYY offers Professional Services to help customers implementing business solutions based on ABBYY's products. Paper-intensive organizations from all over the world use ABBYY solutions to automate time- and labour-consuming tasks and to streamline business processes. ABBYY products are used in large-scale government projects such as those of Australian Taxation Office, Lithuanian Tax Inspectorate, Ministry of Education of Russia, Ministry of Education of Ukraine, and Montgomery County Government of the USA. Companies that license ABBYY technologies include BancTec, Canon, EMC/Captiva, Hewlett-Packard, KnowledgeLake, Microsoft, NewSoft, Notable Solutions, Samsung Electronics and more. ABBYY OCR applications are shipped with equipment from the world's top manufacturers such as Epson, Fujitsu, Fuji Xerox, Microtek, Panasonic, Plustek, Toshiba, and Xerox. ABBYY is headquartered in Moscow, Russia, with offices in Germany, the UK, the United States, Canada, Ukraine, Cyprus, Australia, Japan and Taiwan. For more information, visit www.abbyy.com.

ABBYY, the ABBYY Logo, FineReader, ADRT, Lingvo, FlexiCapture, and PDF Transformer are either registered trademarks or trademarks of ABBYY Software Ltd. Other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners and are hereby recognized.

For more information, please contact:
ABBYY
Colin Miller
Elsenheimerstrasse 49
80687 Munich, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 89 511 159-0
Fax: +49 (0) 89 511 159
E-Mail: [email protected]
Web: www.ABBYY.com

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