Press Release

Charles River Wins “Best Portfolio Management Software Provider” at MENA FM Fund Services Awards

February 03, 2015

Boston, MA – Charles River, a front- and middle-office investment management solution provider, was named “Best Portfolio Management Software Provider” at the MENA FM Fund Services Awards 2015.  Presented on January 27th in Dubai, the MENA FM Fund Services Awards recognize companies that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development over the past year.   Charles River supports over 70 client firms across the EMEA region, including leading asset managers in the Middle East.

“Asset managers in the Middle East, and worldwide, want to support more complex hedging and investment strategies; this award recognizes The Charles River Investment Management Solution for helping firms optimize investment decisions across asset classes on a single platform,” said Stephen Butcher, Managing Director-EMEA, Charles River. “Our solution provides a total portfolio view, and extensive decision-support tools that help portfolio managers work more effectively across the entire investment management lifecycle.”

Other recent industry awards include: Buy-Side Technology Awards 2014, “Best Buy-Side Compliance Product;” WealthBriefingAsia Singapore Awards 2014, “Best Portfolio Management Solution;” Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards 2014, “Best OTC Derivatives Trading Platform;” and American Banker/Financial Insights, “FinTech Top 100.”

About Charles River
Charles River provides an end-to-end solution to automate front and middle office investment management functions across asset classes on a single platform. Delivered as a hosted service, the solution offers a simplified operating model that improves investment professional productivity, controls risk and lowers technology costs. Charles River serves more than 350 investment firms in 44 countries in the institutional asset and fund management, private wealth, alternative investments, insurance, banking, and pension markets.