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Sapient Global Markets launches cloud-hosted version of CMRS

Mon, 09/09/2013 - 06:10

Sapient Global Markets has launched a cloud-hosted version of its Compliance Management and Reporting System (CMRS). »

Bill Prew, chief executive of INDOS Financial

INDOS Financial to implement FundApps Rapptr system for AIFMD monitoring

Fri, 06/09/2013 - 06:02

INDOS Financial, the independent Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) depositary business, plans to use the FundApps Rapptr system to perform oversight over a hedge fund’s compliance with investment guidelines and AIFMD leverage limits. »

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Veritas Asset Management implements latest version of Advent Portfolio Exchange

Thu, 05/09/2013 - 15:00

Veritas Asset Management has implemented the latest version of Advent Portfolio Exchange (APX). »

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Eze Software expands mobile platform with RealTick UltraLite

Thu, 15/08/2013 - 16:08

Eze Software Group has released RealTick UltraLite, a mobile trading platform for Apple, Android and web browsers that extends the fundamental trading, market data and risk management capabilities of the RealTick EMS beyond the traditional desktop system. »

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eVestment launches attribution platform

Wed, 07/08/2013 - 05:50

eVestment, a provider of institutional investment data intelligence and analytic solutions, has launched an attribution platform offering integration into eVestment Analytics. »

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Smonik adds 24/7 support for client straight-through reconciliation services

Tue, 06/08/2013 - 16:34

Smonik Investment Systems, a provider of integrated back-office solutions for the investment management community, has added 24/7 support increased client demand for straight-through reconciliation services.  »

Tom Gavin, chief executive officer of Eze Software Group

Eze Software Group sets record pace for 2013

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 12:10

Eze Software Group has set multiple sales records and experienced strong global growth in the first half of 2013. »

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SunGard enhances Asset Arena InvestOne to help buy-side firms create smarter operations

Thu, 01/08/2013 - 06:02

SunGard has released a new version of its Asset Arena InvestOne global accounting solution for asset managers, custodian banks and third party administrators. »

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Torstone Technology consolidates OTC derivatives for global trade repositories

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 13:30

Torstone Technology has released a new Inferno module that consolidates OTC derivative trades from multiple front office systems and feeds them into Global Trade Repositories (GTRs) such as DTCC, automatically. »

Jeff Bacidore, ITG managing director and head of algorithmic trading

ITG launches ITG Dynamic Implementation Shortfall Algorithm 2.0

Thu, 18/07/2013 - 12:10

ITG, an independent execution and research broker, has released the new ITG Dynamic Implementation Shortfall Algorithm 2.0 (ITG DIS 2.0), a tool for portfolio traders.  »

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Woodfield Fund Administration selects Smonik to support client reconciliations

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 12:05

Woodfield Fund Administration, an independent third-party fund administrator, has chosen Smonik RECON to support the portfolio reconciliation needs of its diverse group of investment management clients.  »

Trading screens

Omgeo and Eze Software Group to bring greater middle office efficiencies to the buy-side

Tue, 09/07/2013 - 11:28

Omgeo and Eze Software Group are launching a high-performance interface to fully automate futures and options matching between the Eze OMS and Omgeo Central Trade Manager (Omgeo CTM), a central matching solution for domestic and cross-border exchange-traded derivatives (ETDs), equities and fixed-income transactions. »

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ClearVest launches unified investment management platform

Tue, 09/07/2013 - 11:27

A partnership of industry leaders in the investment consultancy and alternative asset sectors has launched an independent investment platform for investors and hedge fund managers, geared toward the investment markets of 2013 and beyond. »

Electronic trading floor

SEI selects Calastone for automated order routing

Tue, 09/07/2013 - 06:07

Fund services provider SEI has chosen Calastone to provide its order routing service for the UK business. »

Matthew Wilson, managing partner at HedgeStart

HedgeStart signs IT outsourcing partnership with Commensus

Mon, 08/07/2013 - 16:00

HedgeStart Partners, the London-based alternative investment consulting firm, has partnered with Commensus to provide IT outsourcing and cloud-based services to HedgeStart’s clients. »

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

SS&C GlobeOp launches new release of GoWire

Fri, 28/06/2013 - 12:13

SS&C Technologies, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has launched a new release of its GoWire application that gives clients real-time access to critical cash flow movements. »

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Trade Settlement launches primary loan management system

Tue, 25/06/2013 - 12:01

Trade Settlement Inc (TSI), a provider of automated loan settlement technology, has launched a new generation primary loan management system which provides fast, efficient, secure and fully-electronic closings for the growing primary loan business. »

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Abacus Group launches FlexDrive

Tue, 18/06/2013 - 12:01

Abacus Group has launched FlexDrive, a file-hosting service that allows hedge funds and private equity firms to securely share and transfer files with other users and other devices.  »

Risk

HedgeMark Risk Analytics offers risk reporting solutions to meet OPERA requirements

Thu, 13/06/2013 - 12:03

HedgeMark Risk Analytics has introduced a new risk reporting solution for hedge fund managers designed to meet all current industry requirements as defined by Open Protocol Enabling Risk Aggregation standards (OPERA). »

Trading screens

Torstone's Inferno exceeds one million transactions per hour for post-trade processing

Tue, 11/06/2013 - 14:25

Torstone Technology, a provider of securities and derivatives processing software to the global financial markets, recently showed that its Inferno back office system is capable of processing one million transactions per hour. »

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Netage Solutions launches new version of Dynamo CRM and integrated Investor Portal

Mon, 10/06/2013 - 14:03

Netage Solutions has introduced several new features in the v6.7 release of the firm’s alternative assets Dynamo CRM and integrated Investor Portal, currently employed by over 250 alternative asset fund managers and limited partners with over USD450bn in assets under management. »

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Investor Analytics launches OPERA risk transparency solution

Mon, 10/06/2013 - 06:09

Investor Analytics (IA), working closely with Albourne Partners, has launched a hedge fund OPERA reporting service for managers to show investors how the risk in their portfolios translates directly into returns. »

Trading screens

Interactive Data launches API delivery for consolidated feed

Fri, 07/06/2013 - 10:06

Interactive Data, a provider of managed ultra-low latency infrastructure and market data services designed to facilitate electronic trading, has made its consolidated feed available through a new suite of application programming interfaces (APIs). »

Jayesh Punater, founder and chief excutive of Gravitas

Gravitas launches Risk-as-a-Service for hedge funds

Thu, 06/06/2013 - 10:00

Gravitas, a co-sourcing platform providing cloud technology, collaborative outsourcing, risk analytics and research support to the alternative investment industry, has chosen the IBM Risk Analytics engine to provide Risk-as-a-Service for emerging and mid-sized hedge funds. »

Chris Momsen, executive vice president, sales and solutions management at Advent

Advent releases new versions of Advent Portfolio Exchange and Moxy

Wed, 05/06/2013 - 16:01

Advent Software has launched new releases of its portfolio management software, Advent Portfolio Exchange (APX), and Moxy, the firm’s trade order management system, and the associated solutions including Advent Rules Manager, Advent Revenue Center and Tradex. »

Tom Gavin, chief executive officer of Eze Software Group

Eze Software Group integrates RealTick Data into Eze OMS and Tradar PMS

Wed, 05/06/2013 - 12:30

RealTick Data is now available in Eze Software Group’s Eze OMS and the Tradar PMS. »

Risk

Misys launches Misys Risk Insight

Tue, 04/06/2013 - 06:03

Misys, the application software and services company, has launched Misys Risk Insight, a new way of visualising and managing risk across the organisation. »

Trading screens

DealVector launches electronic communication network for fixed income and alternative assets

Thu, 30/05/2013 - 12:00

DealVector has launched the first secure electronic communication network to allow fixed income and illiquid asset market players to know “who’s in their deal,” improving the efficiency of these markets by facilitating communication. »

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RIMES enhances reference data management for buy-side firms

Thu, 30/05/2013 - 11:06

Financial data management specialist RIMES has enhanced its managed data services to offer buy-side firms an immediate solution to the ongoing challenges of managing a growing volume of reference and security master data. »

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DBT expands online banking services for hedge funds, institutions and family offices

Thu, 30/05/2013 - 11:02

DMS Bank & Trust (DBT) has expanded its online banking capabilities, giving hedge funds, institutions, family offices and other banking customers a faster and more convenient way to manage their banking accounts. »

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