Linedata receives recognition for achievement in exceptional service, expertise and product development
PARIS, LONDON, NEW YORK, HONG KONG, November 12, 2013 – Linedata (NYSE Euronext: LIN), the global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit industries, today announced that it has been awarded the highly coveted HFMWeek’s Best Technology Firm-Client Service award at the HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services Awards ceremony held in New York. HFMWeek’s leading industry award acknowledges Linedata’s excellent record of client service and lends support to Linedata’s innovative approach.
Linedata introduced new services throughout 2013 that place hedge fund clients at the center of its development focus. These included the launch of two major initiatives to enhance services offerings: a fully monitored and managed service Linedata Compliance Managed Service incorporating automated regulatory rule updates; and in support of Linedata Global Hedge, an innovative new service plan that includes automatic upgrades, regular training and client forum sessions.
The HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services Awards distinguishes those hedge fund service providers in the US who are considered to have outperformed their peers throughout the volatility of the last year, by demonstrating exceptional client service and innovative product development. Eagerly contested, the awards bring together leading hedge fund service providers from across the US to reward outstanding service, and support, provided to the North American hedge fund industry over the past 12 months.
“We are proud to win this award which speaks to the expertise of the Linedata team and the innovative nature of our products and services. Our dedicated team supports the growth of hedge funds from start-up to and including, some of the largest hedge funds globally. We work closely with our clients to understand the challenges they face. Significantly, Linedata launched the Linedata Compliance Managed Service in 2013 in order to tackle the industry’s regulatory challenges, and introduced major enhancements in its support services that provide clients with strategic advice, in addition to day-to-day support, for Linedata Global Hedge technology’’ commented Anvaraly Jiva, CEO and Founder of Linedata.
The complexity of regulations affecting the hedge fund industry and the increasing requirement for transparency from investors have driven the need for hedge funds to review their existing compliance and technology arrangements. Linedata Compliance Managed Service enables clients to meet regulatory challenges across geographies and jurisdictions. A cloud-based solution, accessible over the web, provides hedge funds with a low-risk and low-cost opportunity to acquire business intelligence and is a fully managed and monitored rules-based service.
Linedata’s many years of experience in helping hedge funds around the globe enable the company to provide real expertise, outstanding service and innovative technology. Linedata Global Hedge is the ultimate solution for hedge funds that helps hedge funds to run their business efficiently, streamline costs and focus on managing and raising assets. Redesigned in 2013, Linedata Global Hedge incorporates intelligent data visualization and functionality covering trading and order management, portfolio management for complex strategies and asset classes, and a middle-office platform that improves workflows and delivers real-time reports on NAV, P&L and exposures for active management and external transparency.
Linedata is a global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit community, with close to 1000 employees in 16 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 10 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 144 million in 2012. This company is listed on Euronext Paris FR0004156297-LIN – Reuters LDSV.LN – Bloomberg LIN:FP.