LONDON/ NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - AlphaDesk, the cloud-based software provider to hedge funds and other investment managers, is expanding its European presence in London, and has won a key industry award in the US. The London opening is AlphaDesk's second in EMEA, along with Cape Town-based partner, Synops. AlphaDesk recently opened a sales and support office in New York. Kevin Galliers, COO, comments, "The AlphaDesk front-to-back platform continues to win new clients in London, Dublin and across Europe, and now is the time to accelerate our growth plans with a UK presence, and a direct sales model that is focused on how hedge funds and asset managers buy here, which is a little different to the US." Sue Phoa, Managing Director, Development, adds her perspective to the US award win, "We have been building software for emerging funds from the very start, and we have the right blend of functional completeness and price point to suit their needs today, and as they scale by attracting higher levels of funding. To be recognized for meeting this design goal, in the heartland of hedge funds, is a tremendous achievement." About SGGG AlphaDeskAlphaDesk delivers real-time order, portfolio, and operations management tools to fund managers. The managed cloud service supports multiple portfolios, strategies, asset types, currencies and custodians in a single, integrated solution. Through the use of cutting edge cloud technologies the system achieves unparalleled performance, functionality, and value for money.