Many mutual fund firms and brokerages say they would need help to meet an expected Securities and Exchange Commission requirement that securities transactions be settled in one day.

That is the finding of a survey of more than 100 companies by KPMG LLP. Fifty percent said they would need technology and systems help, KPMG said, and 40% said they would need a hand with back-office functions.

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