About us

Ocean Systems, Inc. (OSI) is a software development company specializing in Compliance and Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) applications for the financial and banking industry. OSI’s core software products include the FedLink Wire Automation product, the OFAC EDD Server, and the Enhanced Compliance Solution (ECS). Since it was founded in 1991, OSI has played a leadership role in software engagements in compliance solutions related to bank payment systems concerning ACH, Wire Transfers, ATM, and POS.

Operating from its offices in Miami, Florida, OSI is a certified vendor of the Federal Reserve Bank and of MasterCard. Its software products are installed both domestically and internationally in more than 220 installations in the United States, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Europe.

Compliance Related Products:

ECS Enhanced Compliance Solution is a comprehensive monitoring system, designed to assist Financial Institutions with the detection and proper documentation of fraudulent behavior and with the compliance of the corresponding sections of the US PATRIOT Act. These include Sections 312, 313, 314 A & B, 319, and 326 (CIP) of the PATRIOT Act. Alerts are generated when abnormal behavior is detected for research, follow-up, and compliance reporting.

ECS offers a unique relationship functionality that monitors activity or patterns of behavior between persons and groups of customers. Signatories, beneficiaries and even non-customers can be related to customer relationships, allowing the system to analyze and track suspicious transactions amongst persons that are not related to the same customer.

The OFAC EDD Server scans lists published by the US Office of Assets Control (OFAC) and other sources. It is designed to scan lists of blocked entities and also to assist banks in the process of Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD) by searching through other databases such as lists of Politically Exposed Persons (PEP). Its Search History functionality is specifically designed to comply with FinCEN requests and subpoenas by scanning client databases and transaction history. Most any type of data can be processed, depending on the options procured and configured.

Electronic Funds Transfer Products:

OSI’s premier wire transfer product, FedLink, is composed of various modules that automate the wire transfer operation. The FedLink core module receives and repairs wire transfers from the Federal Reserve and automatically posts entries to client accounts providing full disclosure on customer statements. The FedLink Anywhere module provides a web based front-end for remote branches and bank customers. Customer requests are authenticated using electronic signatures to eliminate the need for call-back with a fax image option that processes requests via tested faxes. Officers and CSRs may review client requests prior to submitting to the wire room.

Our Mission

OSIOur group shares one common goal: to apply our experience, creativity and use of technology to provide and implement solutions that automate operations within the banking and financial industries. Our solutions are a balance between the need to solve problems in the short term while providing for future growth, an equilibrium between proven systems and new technologies.

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Ocean Systems to Sponsor Upcoming FIBA AML Conference
Ocean Systems will again sponsor the Florida International Banking Association's AML Conference. The 14th Annual Money Laundering Compliance Conference will be held in Miami on February 20 - 21, 2014.
Ocean Systems participates in CBANC webinar regarding the evolution of AML Transaction Monitoring So
This video is a recording of Ocean Systems' presentation during CBANC's webinar on the evolution of AML Transaction Monitoring Solutions.
Ocean Systems releases FedLink 7.8 to comply with latest changes of Dodd Frank Regulation E
FedLink Release 7.8 was made available to comply with the requirements set forth by the Remittance Transfer Regulation, an amendment to Regulation E, as mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Much of the functionality was already implemented in Release 7.7 prior to the last amendment to the ruling, yet some modifications and enhancements were made in Release 7.8 to address the latest changes.
FedLink Anywhere 4.1 interfaces with WellsXchange to obtain live FX Rates from Wells Fargo.
Users of FedLink Anywhere may now obtain live Foreign Exchange Rates from Wells Fargo when preparing international wire transfer payments. For consumer remittances, the user is presented with a pre-payment disclosure that incldues the FX Rate, third party fees, and delivery date, to comply with the Dodd Frank Regulation E.