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Merlin launches enhanced performance reporting for hedge funds

Thu, 05/08/2010 - 11:00

Merlin Securities, a prime brokerage services and technology provider for hedge funds, managed account platforms and family offices, has launched a new reporting functionality which helps funds to more precisely articulate their performance for institutional investors. »

Mark Rice, senior vice president and general manager of Tamale at Advent

Capital IQ and Tamale RMS data available via single dashboard

Sun, 01/08/2010 - 11:57

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the investment management industry, is making Capital IQ and Tamale RMS data available via a single dashboard view. »

Risk

ABC Quant launches risk management platform powered by BarclayHedge

Tue, 27/07/2010 - 12:11

ABC Quant, a provider of risk management analytical solutions for the hedge fund industry, has launched Quant Suite Barclay Edition. »

Trading screens

Alvarium selects Deltix for new quantitative hedge fund

Wed, 21/07/2010 - 12:32

Alvarium Capital has selected the Deltix QuantOffice and QuantServer product suite for the development and production deployment of advanced quantitative strategies. »

Bill Stone, chairman and chief executive officer, SS&C Technologies

SS&C adds risk reporting to fund administration services

Wed, 21/07/2010 - 06:41

SS&C Technologies, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has launched Risk Analytics, an independent investment risk analysis solution for hedge funds, fund of funds, private equity funds and managed accounts. »

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Barclays Capital launches Portfolio WebBench Live

Tue, 20/07/2010 - 12:48

Barclays Capital has launched a web-based real-time equities trading analytics application, Portfolio WebBench Live. »

Rob Boardman, chief executive of ITG Europe

ITG launches algorithms in Israel, Hungary and Poland

Tue, 20/07/2010 - 10:32

Investment Technology Group, an agency broker and financial technology firm, has launched its range of European algorithms across three new geographies: Israel, Hungary and Poland.  »

Lázaro Campos, chief executive of Swift

Swift to acquire Ambit Messaging Hub assets from SunGard

Mon, 19/07/2010 - 12:34

Swift plans to acquire the assets of SunGard’s Ambit Messaging Hub solution for high-volume financial messaging. »

Trader at screen

PerTrac launches latest version of Analytical Platform

Fri, 16/07/2010 - 06:50

PerTrac Financial Solutions has released PerTrac Analytical Platform 7, a new version of its flagship application. »

London Trafalgar Square

Backstop Solutions Group opens European office in London

Thu, 15/07/2010 - 16:21

Backstop Solutions Group, a provider of Software-as-a-Service platforms for the alternative asset management industry, has opened its first European focused office in London. »

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SEI selects Comada to support risk management infrastructure

Wed, 14/07/2010 - 10:32

SEI, a provider of outsourced asset management, investment processing and investment operations solutions, has selected financial software specialist Comada to enhance the risk management services that will be delivered to the company's investment manager clients via SEI's Total Liquidity Management tool. »

Liquidity

SEI launches liquidity management tool

Wed, 14/07/2010 - 06:05

SEI has launched a front-office liquidity management tool that allows its asset manager clients to continuously track, analyse and manage the portfolio positions of their funds as well as investor redemption provisions. »

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GLC improves marketing with the new release of ProFundCom

Tue, 13/07/2010 - 15:07

GLC has deployed the latest release of ProFundCom's hedge fund marketing platform to improve its marketing and investor relations processes. »

Trader at screen

HedgeServ adds SuperDerivatives data to technology platform

Tue, 13/07/2010 - 11:14

Fund administrator HedgeServ has expanded its ability to offer real-time valuation of illiquid and complex over-the-counter derivatives using market data from SuperDerivatives, the derivatives benchmark in FX, interest rates, commodities, energy, equity and credit. »

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Prime Fund Solutions launches fund of hedge fund service platform

Sun, 11/07/2010 - 10:32

Prime Fund Solutions, the former Fortis division in the process of being acquired by Credit Suisse, has launched a front, middle and back office service for fund of hedge funds managers. »

Chris Momsen, senior vice president and general manager of global accounts at Advent

SuperDerivatives to provide pricing and analytics services to Geneva clients

Sun, 04/07/2010 - 14:03

Advent Software has entered into an agreement with SuperDerivatives to offer its multi-asset web analytic system and revaluation services to clients of Geneva, Advent’s portfolio management and fund accounting solution. »

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Quintillion launches reconciliation suite Q Match for CTA sector

Thu, 01/07/2010 - 16:01

Quintillion, an independent hedge fund administration firm, has released an enhanced version of its proprietary reconciliation suite, Q Match, incorporating automated open trade equity reconciliation modules for the commodity trading advisers sector. »

Todd Gottula, senior vice president and general manager, product development, client services and support at Advent

Advent launches latest version of Geneva

Thu, 01/07/2010 - 10:36

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the investment management industry, has launched the latest version of Geneva, its portfolio management and fund accounting solution. »

Bill Emerson, chief executive of Quicken Loans

Quicken Loans licenses software from Response Analytics

Wed, 30/06/2010 - 10:42

Quicken Loans has licensed Response Analytics’ Mortgage Asset Management solution to support its workflow for managing residential loans. »

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HedgeOp launches registration services for hedge and private equity funds

Mon, 28/06/2010 - 16:41

HedgeOp Compliance has introduced two new tiers of its ADVassist adviser registration service, providing enhanced customisation for advisers registering as investment advisers with the Securities and Exchange Commission. »

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Hermes appoints Equipos to deliver enhanced client communications

Tue, 22/06/2010 - 13:19

Hermes Fund Managers, an asset manager offering investment solutions for institutional clients, has selected client communications specialists Equipos to deliver its enterprise-wide client reporting infrastructure. »

Sameer Shalaby, chief executive of Paladyne Systems

Riley Paterson implements Paladyne Portfolio Master

Tue, 22/06/2010 - 10:34

Riley Paterson Investment Management, a Singapore-based hedge fund manager with USD340m of assets under management, has implemented Paladyne Portfolio Master as its fully-hosted front-to-back-office solution. »

Bob Leibholz, senior vice president of sales and business development at Intermedia

GlobeOp extends private cloud service with Outlook 2010 functionality

Mon, 21/06/2010 - 16:01

GlobeOp Managed Services will partner with business communications provider Intermedia to offer Outlook 2010 desktop functionality through Microsoft Exchange as a hosted service. »

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Koger releases latest version of NTAS

Mon, 21/06/2010 - 11:35

Koger, a provider of software and services for the fund administration industry, has launched the next version of NTAS, its transfer agency solution. »

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Merchant Capital launches Ucits strategy assessment for hedge fund managers

Wed, 16/06/2010 - 14:03

Merchant Capital, a provider of a Ucits III umbrella for hedge fund managers, has launched its Ucits strategy assessment/feasibility evaluation service, which helps managers to ascertain whether their strategies will translate efficiently into a Ucits structure. »

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BNY Mellon introduces side pocket accounting feature for hedge fund managers

Fri, 11/06/2010 - 06:55

BNY Mellon Alternative Investment Services has introduced enhanced accounting and reporting functionality for side pocket accounts and special purpose vehicles.  »

Currencies

Merlin launches non-US dollar based currency reporting

Wed, 09/06/2010 - 12:04

Merlin Securities, a prime brokerage services and technology provider for hedge funds, has launched two technology solutions. »

Rohan Douglas, chief executive of Quantifi

Oracle Capital selects Quantifi for analysis of structured credit portfolio

Tue, 08/06/2010 - 14:10

Quantifi, a provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions, has been chosen by Oracle Capital for the pricing and analysis of its structured credit portfolio. »

Dermot Butler, chairman of Custom House

Comada and Custom House launch online transaction tracking platform

Wed, 26/05/2010 - 10:27

Transaction technology developer Comada has partnered with hedge fund administrator Custom House to launch a platform for fund managers and their investors. »

Bill Stone, chairman and chief executive officer, SS&C Technologies

GlobalBridge selects SS&C's wealth platform

Wed, 19/05/2010 - 14:11

GlobalBridge, a provider of unified managed account and separately managed account programmes for trust banks and other non-bank advisers, has selected SS&C Technologies’ UMA technology solution. »

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