The progression of artificial intelligence within finance

By Zarina Morris

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Around the world, banks are investing in robo-advisory services to provide financial guidance. One such example is Schwab Intelligent Portfolios which provides investors with portfolio recommendations based on lines of code versus an in person advisor. Customers are no longer exclusively reliant on a professional, but instead increasingly rely on an algorithm designed to create a portfolio tailored for their risk appetite and investment goals.  Continue reading

SS&C innovates their way to two more awards

By Alexander Newman

Alt Credit Awards

The prestigious Alt Credit European Services Awards 2017 celebrates and rewards outstanding service providers that have demonstrated growth, excellent customer service, and product innovation. This year SS&C GlobeOp scooped up two awards, which are judged independently by a panel of leading hedge fund COOs and CFOs. We were recognised as the Best Administrator for Innovation and Best Debt/Loan Administration Overall. Continue reading

Attending the STA (Securities Transfer Association) Annual Conference

By Kenneth Somma

STA Conference

Earlier this month, Roger Behling and I attended the STA (Securities Transfer Association) Annual Conference held in Manalapan, Florida. Founded in 1911, the Securities Transfer Association (STA) is a professional, national, association of transfer agents. The four-day conference hosted valuable sessions around T+2 Rollout, dematerialization, cyber security, and rule updates regarding transfer agents. Continue reading

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

By Eamonn Greaves

HFM Hedge Fund - GlobeOp

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

SS&C GlobeOp wins two awards at the HFM Asia Hedge Fund Performance Awards 2017

By Wout Kalis

HFM Asia Award Win

Last month during an evening of recognition for hedge fund service providers, SS&C GlobeOp received top honors. We were awarded Best Administrator – Innovation and Best Middle-Office Service at the HFM Asia Hedge Fund Performance Awards 2017 held at the Four Seasons hotel in Singapore. This marked the latest win in a string of accolades from industry experts we have received this year. Continue reading

The AIMA guide to sound practices for the selection of administrators

By Ron Tannenbaum

In its third edition of The Guide to Sound Practices for the Selection and Period Assessment of Administrators, AIMA worked with several market participants, including SS&C GlobeOp, to create updates that reflect today’s evolving and challenging alternative fund management environment.

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SS&C Deliver 2017: panels and presentations for alternative investments

By Jen Molgano

SS&C Deliver 2017 is coming up fast! Taking place September 12-14 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, we’re featuring more content than ever before. For our SS&C GlobeOp clients, the session and speaker line-up offers an insightful track tailored around alternative investments, critical regulations, and our new solutions. Here is just a sampling of sessions.

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SS&C’s CORE reporting to help with the challenges of new SEC Modernization requirements

By Richard Clark

As the main regulator of the investment management industry, the SEC continues to identify opportunities to modernize and enhance the reporting and disclosure of information by registered investment companies. Along these lines, the SEC recently voted to adopt changes which modernize the current reporting regime to address the risks in the asset management industry, improve the quality of the data provided to investors and help the SEC collect and analyze data more efficiently. According to the SEC estimates, there are approximately 12,000 funds that will be affected by the new SEC modernization rules. The first of these new reports will be due July 30, 2018.

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