3 April 2017 StatPro Group PLC StatPro signs three-year CAD6.0m contract with Canadian wealth business StatPro Group plc, (“StatPro”, “the Group”, AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, has signed a three-year CAD6.0 million (£3.6 million) contract extension with a… Read more » Read more…

Key issues for the middle office in asset management firms today. In an ever-changing environment where costs are under scrutiny and service level expectations are rising, what can asset managers do, not just to keep up, but to get ahead? In issue four of Workflow magazine you’ll find: GIPSⓇ – fair representation, full disclosure The… Read more » Read more…

With the planned update to the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS®), to which more than 1,600 firms now subscribe to, it is important to know what changes will come and what impact they will have. The goal of the GIPS® 20/20 update is twofold. The first is to consolidate the standards by compiling all the existing… Read more » Read more…

Following an extensive market review Statewide Super retained its custodian. The $7 billion industry superannuation fund has renewed its long-running partnership with NAB Asset Servicing (NAS), which provides custody, master custody, investment administration, and middle office services. Statewide Super chief executive Richard Nunn said: “After undertaking a service provider review we found their [NAS’] offering… Read more » Read more…

On September 28th 2016, we launched Revolution Performance, the latest expansion to the StatPro Revolution platform. In our brand new infographic we depict how we took Revolution Performance on the road to 13 cities around the world, starting it all off in London. Revolution Performance is our new cloud-based performance measurement and data management solution,… Read more » Read more…

Asset managers are facing a perfect storm. A combination of mounting regulatory pressure, the shift to low capital market returns and increasing competition have left margins looking wafer thin. And as investors turn to low-cost passive fund management in their droves, many asset managers feel compelled to invest in new strategies and markets in order to protect their… Read more » Read more…

There are a number of reasons why asset managers are increasingly looking to integrate their performance measurement and risk analytics systems. At a time when IT budgets are coming under more and more pressure, system consolidation can be a more cost effective option. It’s also easier to implement and maintain compared with separate platforms that may… Read more » Read more…