Financial Objects plc, a provider of advanced banking and financial services software solutions, has been selected by Slater Investments Ltd, an asset management firm that manages equity funds and segregated institutional portfolios. Slater Investments implemented Financial Objects’ activebank Wealth Manager this month to improve its portfolio management capabilities and enhance customer service. Financial Objects’ activebank Wealth Manager solution now manages and administers all of Slater Investments’ portfolios, providing risk management and performance analytics, while also enabling the design, production and delivery of enhanced client reports. The solution has been integrated with industry standard pricing feeds, as well as internally developed applications.
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