SS&C Blog

Search posts by category

Mar 20, 2018

Real asset and REIT solutions: A holistic approach

In an increasingly complex global economy, the real estate industry continues to be challenged with outdated technology, disparate legacy systems and manual work arounds. This has resulted in compounding the many operational inefficiencies that plague this industry today.

Mar 19, 2018

SS&C Advent Genesis recognized in Fund Technology awards

Genesis earned “Highly Commended” honors in the Best New Trading Product category at the 2018 Fund Technology and WSL Awards.

Mar 16, 2018

7 reasons keeping wealth managers up at night

Today’s institutional investment managers continue to experience challenges generating alpha, sustaining investor confidence, and managing risk exposure. For many firms, these challenges are rooted in an operational infrastructure that lacks the agility to respond to new business requirements amid a changing investment environment.

Mar 15, 2018

Step out of the shadows: Automatically handle your ‘shadow accounting’ needs

As an accountant, why is it important to remmeber the 2008 financial crisis in seemingly good times? The reason is that now is the time to be planning for the challenges that a tough economic climate can bring to your organization when the credit cycle changes.

Mar 14, 2018

Pershing Elite Advisor Summit: Bullish on the advisory business

Right from the start, the Pershing Elite Advisor Summit took a bullish tone. “We believe that the RIA business can double in the next 3-5 years,” said Jim Crowley, COO for Pershing.

Mar 13, 2018

Colin Keane talks SS&C GlobeOp success in Ireland with HFM

Colin Keane, country head of SS&C Ireland who also leads European onshore business development for SS&C in Ireland and Luxembourg, was recently interviewed for the HFM Special Report Ireland 2018. He talked about what’s driving the growth of SS&C GlobeOp in Ireland, the industry’s move toward a digital ecosystem, and what lies ahead in 2018.

Mar 12, 2018

Advent Lumis shines a light on exception workflows

Many hedge funds, asset managers and service providers rely on SS&C Advent’s Geneva as their information hub for portfolio management, investment accounting and reporting across portfolios, positions, performance and P&L. However, the information coming out of Geneva is only as good as its underlying source data.

Mar 12, 2018

Automating reconciliation, from an accounting point of view

As investment strategies evolve, data providers are more than just custodians, registries and order management systems but now also include alternative asset holders, foreign banks, real-estate trusts and more. The question we must now ask is: has your reconciliation process kept up?