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PerTrac Financial Solutions launches application programming toolkit

PerTrac Financial Solutions launches application programming toolkit

Wed, 14/01/2009 - 16:14

PerTrac Financial Solutions has released the PerTrac API Toolkit, an application programming interface toolkit that lets users of the PerTrac Analytical Platform connect their own custo »

AlternativeSoft unveils new release of fund selection and portfolio construction software

AlternativeSoft unveils new release of fund selection and portfolio construction software

Tue, 13/01/2009 - 06:08

Zurich-based AlternativeSoft has unveiled a new release of its software platform designed for fund selection and portfolio construction professionals. »

Prime Source adds Interactive Data bond evaluations

Prime Source adds Interactive Data bond evaluations

Fri, 09/01/2009 - 12:00

Prime Source, a NYSE Euronext-owned provider of independent valuations of multi asset-class portfolios, has announced that its service will include bond evaluations from the pricing and »

Marathon Asset Management chooses Imagine Software's risk management service

Marathon Asset Management chooses Imagine Software's risk management service

Wed, 17/12/2008 - 06:00

Imagine Software, a provider of real-time portfolio and risk management solutions, has announced that New York-based Marathon Asset Management had selected its Derivatives.com service f »

Internal infrastructure is key to multi-prime strategies, says Advent

Internal infrastructure is key to multi-prime strategies, says Advent

Tue, 16/12/2008 - 16:00

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the investment management industry, has hosted a series of events to educate hedge fund managers on the effective implementation »

United Capital partners with Altegris Investments for alternative investments platform

United Capital partners with Altegris Investments for alternative investments platform

Tue, 16/12/2008 - 15:58

Altegris Investments has announced a strategic partnership with United Capital Financial Advisers to provide US wealth advisers with access to alternative investments through the Altegr »

Northern Trust develops performance and analysis tools

Northern Trust develops performance and analysis tools

Tue, 09/12/2008 - 15:46

Northern Trust has introduced new performance and analysis capabilities for clients investing in private equity, hedge funds and other alternative assets. »

Xtrakter launches XM2M mark to market valuation service

Xtrakter launches XM2M mark to market valuation service

Tue, 09/12/2008 - 15:40

Xtrakter has announced the launch of a mark to market valuation service called XM2M. »

Pictet chooses Advent for portfolio and client relationship management

Pictet chooses Advent for portfolio and client relationship management

Thu, 20/11/2008 - 12:00

Advent Software, a software provider for the global investment management industry, has announced that Pictet & Cie has implemented its wealth management platform for portfolio and »

C8Software launches reporting tool for investment industry

C8Software launches reporting tool for investment industry

Wed, 19/11/2008 - 16:03

C8Software has developed a presentation and reporting tool for investment professionals called Consolid8. »

Corazon Capital chooses Third Financial Software's investment platform

Corazon Capital chooses Third Financial Software's investment platform

Wed, 19/11/2008 - 12:05

Independent investment manager Corazon Capital has selected Third Financial Software's integrated investment management platform, Tercero, to assist its plans for future growth. »

Comment: IT and business users need to combine to achieve true data governance

Comment: IT and business users need to combine to achieve true data governance

Wed, 17/09/2008 - 06:43

Traditionally management of data has been ended up with organisations' IT departments because they have been responsible for delivery. »

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live with Algorithmics for hedge fund risk management

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live with Algorithmics for hedge fund risk management

Thu, 14/08/2008 - 20:54

London-based alternative asset manager BlueCrest Capital Management has implemented the Algo Risk Service, an outsourced portfolio construction and risk management service from Algorithmic »

Hedge fund platform Harbour Capital becomes first in Europe to offer Sophis technology

Hedge fund platform Harbour Capital becomes first in Europe to offer Sophis technology

Tue, 05/08/2008 - 21:53

Harbour Capital Partners, a London-based hedge fund platform, has teamed up with Sophis, a provider of portfolio and risk management programmes, to offer an integrated asset management sys »

Société Générale Securities Services launches benchmarking service for securities lending

Société Générale Securities Services launches benchmarking service for securities lending

Wed, 30/07/2008 - 07:03

Société Générale Securities Services has launched the Global Performance Benchmarking »

Advent Software announces consulting alliance with Softagon

Advent Software announces consulting alliance with Softagon

Sat, 26/07/2008 - 23:28

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, has established a consulting alliance with Softagon Corporation, a provider of custom int »

Advent passes 100 Moxy clients in Europe, Middle East and Africa

Advent passes 100 Moxy clients in Europe, Middle East and Africa

Tue, 01/07/2008 - 15:15

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, has announced that the total number of clients for its Moxy trade order management solut »

Pertrac hires Jim Banks as head of product management

Pertrac hires Jim Banks as head of product management

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:03

PerTrac Financial Solutions has appointed Jim Banks to the new role of managing director and global head of product management and development. »

Advent showcases compliance product at EMEA client conference

Advent showcases compliance product at EMEA client conference

Wed, 18/06/2008 - 21:51

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the investment management industry, has unveiled its new compliance product, Advent Rules Manager, at its eighth annual conference f »

PerTrac and SunGard to provide front-to-back software solution for funds of hedge funds

PerTrac and SunGard to provide front-to-back software solution for funds of hedge funds

Tue, 17/06/2008 - 08:18

SunGard and PerTrac Financial Solutions have announced a strategic partnership to offer an integrated, front-to-back software solution for funds of hedge funds and their administrators, in »

Gissing Software hedge fund data system integrates algorithms with real-time prices

Gissing Software hedge fund data system integrates algorithms with real-time prices

Tue, 03/06/2008 - 22:27

Gissing Software, which specialises in the routing and transformation of real-time market and trade data, has launched a new cost-effective market data integration platform for hedge funds »

Fidessa expands global connectivity network with access to Instinet's KoreaCross

Fidessa expands global connectivity network with access to Instinet's KoreaCross

Wed, 28/05/2008 - 07:48

The Fidessa group, a provider of multi-asset trading systems, market data and global connectivity solutions, has announced the addition of connectivity to Instinet's KoreaCross, the Korean »

Factor-based models can help investors distinguish lucky and talented managers, says study

Factor-based models can help investors distinguish lucky and talented managers, says study

Sun, 11/05/2008 - 19:07

A non-linear, factor-based model could have reduced the proportion of hedge fund 'time bombs' - managers who have simply been lucky rather than skilled in their past performance - exposed »

FOFiX Active offers investors risk search capability for hedge fund databases

FOFiX Active offers investors risk search capability for hedge fund databases

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:54

FOFiX 3.1, the new version of Riskdata's flagship risk management service for funds of hedge funds, will incorporate FOFiX Active, which enables users to import data feeds from hedge fund »

Paladyne licenses reporting and reconciliation solution to administrator Columbus Avenue

Paladyne licenses reporting and reconciliation solution to administrator Columbus Avenue

Wed, 30/04/2008 - 07:00

Paladyne Systems, a solutions provider to the hedge fund industry, has licensed its Paladyne Analytics Master reporting, analysis and reconciliation platform to Columbus Avenue Consulting, »

LaCrosse implements SunGard's Front Arena for hedge fund administration

LaCrosse implements SunGard's Front Arena for hedge fund administration

Thu, 24/04/2008 - 07:00

LaCrosse Global Fund Services has implemented SunGard's Front Arena cross-asset trading solution as part of its platform for pricing and analysing structured financial instruments held by »

TheBuyList.com unveils beta release of hedge fund transaction database and analytics

TheBuyList.com unveils beta release of hedge fund transaction database and analytics

Wed, 23/04/2008 - 07:00

TheBuyList.com, a US-based provider of independent stock research, rankings and ratings, has announced the beta release of a hedge fund transaction database and analytics that will enable »

Comada makes new UK business development appointment

Comada makes new UK business development appointment

Tue, 22/04/2008 - 07:00

Comada, developer of fund of hedge funds software package M·A·T·share, has appointed Susanne Petrie to spearhead its marketing and business development activities in t »

Instinet launches enhanced algorithmic trading suite

Instinet launches enhanced algorithmic trading suite

Fri, 18/04/2008 - 07:00

Instinet, a provider of trading systems and services owned by Nomura Holdings, has launched Instinet Execution Experts, an enhanced suite of algorithms that incorporates components of the »

Morningstar launches Direct Alternative Investment Edition

Morningstar launches Direct Alternative Investment Edition

Tue, 15/04/2008 - 07:00

Investment research provider Morningstar has launched Morningstar Direct Alternative Investment Edition, a multicurrency institutional research platform that provides performance analysis »

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