Linedata Global Hedge positions hedge funds for growth
PARIS, LONDON, NEW YORK, HONG KONG, September 24, 2014 – Linedata (NYSE Euronext: LIN), the global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit industries, announced today the new release of its award winning Linedata Global Hedge, its technology platform for hedge fund managers. Linedata Global Hedge offers users the ability to navigate regulatory changes, investor new requirements and compliance rules with enriched multi-asset class coverage and enhanced pre-trade compliance.
This latest release of Linedata Global Hedge provides extended performance and charting for real-time analytics, an enhanced pre-trade compliance module, enriched multi-asset class coverage, post-trade reporting and tools and data to keep pace with current regulatory compliance needs.
“Linedata’s deep hedge fund roots allow us to provide the innovations today’s hedge fund managers require to increase their activities while complying with new regulations,” said Ed Gouldstone, Hedge Fund Product Management & Head of Business Operations – Northern Europe. “This next generation platform demonstrates Linedata’s core competencies in addressing our clients’ needs and our partner – focused approach on helping firms thrive and navigate the markets today.”
Today’s asset management firms encounter a challenging environment requiring technology solutions which allow them to secure improved operational efficiencies while managing ever increasing quantities of data in a challenging and ever changing regulatory landscape. Linedata Global Hedge better positions firms to manage new regulations, such as European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR), by providing the facilities to capture identifiers such as UTIs (Unique Trade Identifiers) and LEIs (Legal Entity Identifiers) easily and report on this data seamlessly. This innovative hedge fund platform allows firms to see their data in a visually rich and customized manner which ultimately helps firms to make better sense of their overall data. The enhanced pre-trade compliance module introduces debt specific functionality, additional features to ‘Ownership’ rule and compliance management elements.
“We believe that some of the biggest challenges for firms today are the ability to manage large amounts of data while remaining agile in an evolving market. Linedata Global Hedge delivers a fully integrated and comprehensive solution which meets these needs with its visualization and robust compliance tools. Today’s hedge funds must remain flexible and efficient to truly differentiate and grow; we are proud and excited to provide the solutions and services needed to achieve their objectives,” said Ed Gouldstone.
Linedata is a global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit community, with close to 1000 employees in 15 offices across the globe. Linedata has been at the service of the financial industry from day one, and applies its market and client insight to provide innovative and flexible mission-critical software and services that help its clients grow in over 50 countries. As a pioneer for over 15 years with the set-up of SaaS infrastructure for the financial industry, Linedata remains committed to this model throughout the global financial community and for its full range of products. Headquartered in France, Linedata achieved revenues of EUR 160.3 million in 2013. This company is listed on Euronext Paris compartment B FR0004156297-LIN – Reuters LDSV.LN – Bloomberg LIN: FP.