WINDSOR, Conn., June 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:SSNC), a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced that SS&C PORTIA, a leading middle-to-back office investment operations platform, is connecting to the SS&C Investment Intelligence platform. For investment managers, getting the data they need, when they need it, is essential to making smart and timely decisions. SS&C Investment Intelligence enables users to turn data into actionable insights by aggregating information from multiple systems, providing easy to use tools for analyzing data, and enabling access to reliable information anytime, anywhere, through browser and mobile-based platforms. Now that PORTIA is connected to this platform, firms can combine the investment information from PORTIA with pertinent data from other sources and deliver it in a customizable format to address the unique needs of all types of users. "SS&C is focused on meeting the needs of global financial services firms that want to leverage vast quantities of data across their systems and take advantage of new technologies such as mobile and cloud," said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. "SS&C Investment Intelligence allows firms to easily aggregate data into meaningful information from multiple sources, so they can make smarter investment decisions, improve agility and reduce costs." "The Investment Intelligence platform is a great example of how SS&C PORTIA is leveraging SS&C's capabilities to offer clients expanded functionality," said Christy Bremner, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SS&C PORTIA. "By utilizing this new platform, we are able to support one of the biggest challenges our clients face – getting detailed, timely information in a format that is easy to digest and accessible where and when they need it." 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.