London, UK (Dec 11th, 2014) StatPro Group plc (AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analysis for the asset management industry, today announced that on December 8th it pushed version 61 of StatPro Revolution to all clients. This release marks the fifth update of 2014 to the cloud-based platform, a year which has seen a significant increase in StatPro Revolution’s functionality.  Read more…

Timothy Bourgaize Murray reports on StatPro’s recent win at the Buy-Side Technology Awards 2014. “It’s easy to forget that StatPro won the award for best newcomer for its Revolution product only three years ago. Mature beyond its years, StatPro has rapidly established itself with investment managers by taking advantage of its relative youth to evolve solutions to tackle practical problems.” Read more…

Assets under management are at an all-time
 high. In 2013 they stood at $68.7 trillion, which represents a 13% increase over the pre-crash peak in 2007. The future also appears to be rosy for 
the asset management industry with global AUM predicted to grow to over $100 trillion by 2020, 
but how do active managers stay competitive and relevant in a world where investors will have more choice than ever before? Read more…

Ian Thompson, a recognized expert in investment performance analysis shares his insights into the future of performance measurement in our blog “Leveraging technology for performance management”. Ian recently joined StatPro as Client Integration Director but we don’t want to keep him all to ourselves.  Read more…

StatPro has won the prestigious Buy-Side Technology Award 2014 for the ‘Best buy-side risk management initiative over the last 12 months’. The Risk Limits Monitoring module within StatPro Revolution helps asset managers and hedge funds satisfy the most complex analytical aspects of the UCITS and AIFM regulations.  Read more…

StatPro announced that it has signed an agreement with NICE Pricing and Information (NICE P&I) who will act as a referral partner in Korea. The partnership agreement is the first of its kind in the region and will make StatPro Revolution, a cloud-based portfolio analytics platform offering performance, attribution, compliance and risk analytics available to the growing number of asset managers and institutional investors in the Korean Market. Read more…

From Spotify to Amazon, and Google to Apple, we’ve all heard of the cloud – repeatedly. While adopting the cloud to deliver new features may have become the standard for many consumer-facing industries, we’ve heard time and again that the financial industry has been slow to catch up and has serious concerns regarding cloud deployment.  Read more…

The adoption of cloud-based SaaS (Software As A Service) applications is growing. More and more businesses are seeing the advantages of moving from expensive, in-house hardware and and taking advantage of the flexibility and value offered by the cloud. And there are so many advantages to running SaaS applications from the cloud as part of your work flow. However, some software vendors claim to offer a cloud-based solution when in fact it is just a reworked legacy product, this is termed as ‘cloudwash’. Read more…