NEW YORK (9/15/08)--CashEdge, a financial applications provider for financial institutions, has introduced OpenNow/FundNow Express, an online account-opening solution designed for small and medium-sized financial institutions. Features of the product include instant identity verification and decisioning, enhanced account verification, convenient funding, standard business rules and a customizable workflow. Credit unions also can brand OpenNow’s interface with their own logo and graphic identity. The product also provides access to risk management, compliances services, tools and databases. OpenNow/FundNow processed nearly 1.7 million applications in 2007. The solution can be ready in two weeks.