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MiFID II transaction reporting is upon us – will you be ready?

How will your firm comply with its MiFID II transaction reporting obligations? With the rules set to come into force on January 3, 2018, time is running out for firms to ensure they have a robust and properly tested solution

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Posted in Advent Software, Compliance, Regulation, Compliance, and Security

January live date for IFRS 9 accounting standard puts spotlight on asset manager systems

After almost a decade in the offing, the IFRS 9 Financial Instruments accounting standard will finally become mandatorily applicable for financial services organizations as of January 1, 2018. Why does this matter? IFRS 9 marks a major change to the

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Posted in Advent Software, Compliance, Hedge Funds

Market lessons from Nobel Prize winners: Risk management & perceptions

Behavioral Sciences, as applied to humans, focus on the systematic analysis of the psychology of judgement and decision-making. Behavioral Economics, as applied to “the economic man” or ‘Econs’ examine how investors may diverge from being consistently rational and self-interestedagents, in

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Posted in Advent Software, Wealth Management and Financial Planning

With Syncova, fund administrators have a powerful new way to differentiate their services

It has long been the bane of buy-side firms — how to understand, manage and accurately account for all the costs associated with their margin, stock borrowing and financing agreements. Fund managers that are able to better control these costs

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Posted in Advent Software, Asset Managers, Hedge Funds

Compliance keeping you up at night?

Reports, reports, reports! It’s enough to wake any hedge fund exec in the middle of the night in a cold sweat – the compliance nightmares. Sign o’ the times In just a few years, we’ve seen the alternative investment industry

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