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Charles River Wins “Best Fixed Income Trading Platform” at 2016 Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards

February 29, 2016

Boston, MA —
Charles River, a front and middle office investment management solution provider, today announced that the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS) was named “Best Fixed Income Trading Platform” at the 2016 Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards.

“This award recognizes Charles River for helping fixed income traders find liquidity, access trade information, execute trades and analyze execution quality on a single platform,” said Lee Garf, Vice President, Product Management, Charles River. “Charles River’s multi-asset Portfolio Management and OEMS solution improves end-user productivity and enhances decision support throughout the investment lifecycle. Our open architecture gives firms the flexibility to integrate Charles River IMS with other systems, custodians and third parties.”

Presented on February 23rd in New York City, the WSL Awards acknowledge providers in the institutional trading industry for excellence in achievements and innovation over the past year.

Other recent industry awards include: MENA FM Fund Services Awards 2016, “Best Portfolio Management Solution Provider;” Buy-Side Technology Awards 2015, “Best Buy-Side OMS;” rankings in the IDC Financial Insights FinTech Top 100 and the American Banker/BAI FinTech Forward; WealthBriefing European Awards 2015, “Best Portfolio Management Solution;” WealthBriefingAsia Singapore Awards 2015, “Best Portfolio Management Solution;” Family Wealth Report Awards 2015, “Best Portfolio Management Solution Provider;” AsianInvestor Annual Trading Poll 2015, “Best OMS;” WSL Institutional Trading Awards 2015, “Best OTC Derivatives Trading Platform;” and MENA FM Fund Services Awards 2015, “Best Portfolio Management Solution Provider.”

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 improves data quality and investment professional productivity, controls risk and lowers technology costs. Charles River serves more than 350 investment firms in over 40 countries in the institutional asset and fund management, private wealth, alternative investments, insurance, banking, and pension markets.