WINDSOR, Conn., April 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:SSNC), a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced the latest release of SS&C PORTIA, a leading middle-to-back office investment operations platform. Developed in collaboration with SS&C PORTIA's diverse and global client base, this latest software release contains an intuitive interface to alert users to activities that need attention. SS&C PORTIA's new workspace can be customized at the user and system level, with dynamic menus that guide users to critical functionality and workflows. A tab-based layout makes it simple for users to multi-task and organize work. Function-specific tabs, for key activities such as system administration and reporting, provide users with easy access to important data and actionable tasks. Long time SS&C PORTIA client Neil Husband, Head of Information Technology for SVM Asset Management noted, "We are excited about this latest release as it will facilitate and streamline how we utilize SS&C PORTIA throughout our operations. The new functionality will simplify how we monitor and manage the system and will provide information in a consolidated view so we can quickly identify potential issues and proactively address them." Mazin Ikram, Head of Information Technology for Falcom Financial added, "The latest version of SS&C PORTIA provides an intuitive interface that will help our operations teams quickly access the functionality used most, so they can work as efficiently as possible. We look forward to upgrading our operations to take advantage of the substantial enhancements in this latest release." "SS&C PORTIA has always provided in-depth and flexible functionality to help clients achieve efficiencies. This latest milestone in SS&C PORTIA's evolution improves on that efficiency by enhancing the user experience," said Christy Bremner, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SS&C PORTIA. "By providing an easy and consistent view of information, operations teams have the insight they need to make smarter decisions, streamline operational tasks and reduce risk."
SS&C PORTIA provides a broad set of middle-to-back office capabilities to allow investment managers to track and manage the day-to-day activity in investment portfolios to support global accounting requirements. Offered on a deployed and hosted basis, the solution supports a wide range of functions including corporate action processing, internal reporting, client reporting, regulatory reporting, performance measurement and attribution and post trade compliance.About SS&C Technologies SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software focused exclusively on the global financial services industry. Founded in 1986, SS&C has its headquarters in Windsor, Connecticut and offices around the world. Some 5,500 financial services organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services. These clients in the aggregate manage over $26 trillion in assets. Additional information about SS&C (Nasdaq:SSNC) is available at www.ssctech.com. Follow SS&C on Twitter, Linkedin and Facebook. The SS&C Technologies logo is available at www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=8587
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