SS&C GlobeOp takes home another win at HFM US Hedge Fund Services awards

By Eamonn Greaves

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The annual HFM US Hedge Fund Services Awards celebrates and rewards hedge fund service providers that have demonstrated exceptional growth, customer service or product innovation over the past 12 months. We are proud to announce that SS&C GlobeOp was awarded ‘Best administrator – over $30bn fund of hedge funds.’ Continue reading

Outsourcing in the funds industry – Part two

By Colin Keane

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During 2016, the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) reviewed the outsourcing arrangements of several fund administrators to determine the level of outsourcing performed and the governance and oversight in place for these outsourced activities.

In the first part of our outsourcing in the funds industry series, we overview the CBI’s first recommendation: management and internal control measures. In this second part, we look at the final two areas. Continue reading

A one-stop solution for your data reconciliation needs

By Joe Souza

SS&C’s outsourced reconciliation platform utilizes our best-in-class data integration services (Evare) to feed the industry’s premier reconciliation platform (Recon) with daily exceptions and reporting, all managed by SS&C’s Outsourcing division. This combination creates the most efficient exception management solution possible.

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Survey: Private equity firms increasingly focused on operational efficiency, governance & transparency

By Joe Patellaro

While at the 2017 SuperReturn International conference in Berlin, we surveyed approximately 100 GPs, LPs and other professionals within private equity to learn more about private equity business operations. For more details on the survey results, see our infographic below or read our press release.

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The challenge of complexity: The impact of corporate actions processing, part 3

By Tongjai Lertphaisan

Do you regularly miss deadlines? Are your systems manual and error-prone? Are you looking for ways to improve your firm’s corporate action processing?

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The leaders within your ranks

By Adam Hall

Building a culture of effective leadership is not easy, and involves a multi-pronged approach. Hosting a leadership seminar once or twice a year is not enough to guarantee success.  To attain long-term success, you need to weave in the search for great leaders throughout the fabric of your organization.

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UK government aiming to streamline LGPS market

By Punit Satsangi

The £179 billion UK Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) market is highly saturated. The government wants to streamline this market with 89 schemes into eight pools running at least £25 billion each by April 2018. Pools are currently presenting administrative and operational proposals to the government, with many opting to create an Authorised Contractual Scheme (ACS) structure.

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Access – a key issue of cyber risks

By Lisa McLaughlin, Information Security Officer

Today, cyber threats are real and ever changing. In response, regulatory rules must constantly evolve in attempt to mitigate this dynamic threat. In the first of this two-part blog series, we’ll take a look into the complex roles of in-house attorneys and security professionals, and how they are intrinsic to the success of your business by protecting your organization’s sensitive information.

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SS&C adds 360View to its managed data service

By Louie Iannuzzi

Having the capability to aggregate data from multiple vendors is not only crucial for managing assets on a global platform; it is a necessity. In today’s day and age where manual price validation represents a major source of cost and risk, the investment management industry is increasingly turning to managed data service providers for automated, efficient pricing services, and data validation tools.

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