Australian firm QIC is implementing Charles River Investment Management System; Robeco Group implements the latest version of Algo Asset Management; WestLB Asset Management's extends licenses for OpenMessenger.
Fair or Foul?
Industry allegations of market timing have mutual funds clamoring to get into the fair-valuation game.
Westcore Funds has signed onto FT Interactive Data's Fair Value Information Service; ING Investment Management's Sydney office will implement performance and analytics-attribution platform; AdvisorCentral aligns with Financial Research Corporation to offer research to financial advisers.
New study shows lack of integrated solutions at asset-management firms; MassMutual Asia Ltd. has opted to implement WealthSuite Mutual Funds; DST International's HiOrders to link to Liquidnet.
Investment Technology Newsflashes
HighMark Funds renews asset-management solutions with SEI Investments; Dutch asset manager opts for operations from SimCorp.; ABN Amro selects outsourcing services from BoNY.
STP's First Step
Portfolio-management systems are proving to be the buy side's straight-through-processing cornerstone.
CIP Hits the Street
Wednesday's deadline on Section 326 of the USA Patriot Act had firms evaluating their readiness.
INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT NEWSFLASHES
Helsinki fund manager implements Advent; NY hedge fund implements risk-management software; Northern Capital Trust deploys Indata's I.M.S.