Press Release

Advent Releases Second Round of Product Upgrades for 2014

Platform and Integration Improvements Improve Scalability, Stability and Performance

SAN FRANCISCO – December 8, 2014 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, today announced the global availability of this year’s second major release across its product suite. The new release contains platform and integration enhancements for Advent’s Geneva®, Advent Portfolio Exchange® (APX), Moxy®, Advent Revenue Center®, and Advent Rules Manager®.

These latest updates help clients stay ahead of the curve with new enhancements for accounting, connectivity, and compliance, as well as adding valuable integrations with new partners. In addition to specific product enhancements, Advent continues to focus on platform and integration improvements to support scalability, stability, and overall solution performance for users.

As with earlier releases, Advent tapped into Advent Direct® Community, its collaborative, online client experience, for input on the enhancements. Users have the opportunity to share ideas and suggestions for improving Advent solutions, which are often included in product enhancements, such as the latest release of APX.

Advent’s October 2014 release updates for Geneva® include new investment and fund accounting features to support more assets on the platform, as well as a new integration with leading risk analysis and management solutions provider Investor Analytics, enabling users to access broad-based and fully-integrated risk analytics. Integration with Chicago Clearing Corporation has also been added to Geneva® and facilitates securities class action settlement recovery. Updates to APX include enhancements to corporate action processing, greater control over pricing, and new reporting capabilities. For Moxy® and Advent Rules Manager®, the release brings improved FIX connectivity, enhanced global real-time pricing data from Factset, and expanded instrument coverage.

“We are deeply committed to making our semi-annual product releases easy for our clients to adopt and have been pleased with the strong response from Advent users who are eager to take advantage of the latest enhancements,” said Robert Roley, Vice President, Solutions, Advent Software. “We continue to leverage Advent Direct® Community as a key source of input to help us prioritize the enhancements that will impact our clients most significantly. It is gratifying to see the high level of engagement and collaboration on the platform, and we appreciate our clients for working so closely with us to evolve our industry-leading solutions.”

About Advent
Over the last 30 years of industry change, our core mission to help our clients focus on their unique strategies and deliver exceptional investor service has never wavered. With unparalleled precision and ahead-of-the-curve solutions, we've helped over 4,300 firms in more than 50 countries — from established global institutions to small start-up practices — to grow their business and thrive. Advent technology helps firms minimize risk, work together seamlessly, and discover new opportunities in a constantly evolving world. Together with our clients, we are shaping the future of investment management. For more information on Advent products visit http://www.advent.com.

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Contact:
Kendall Reischl
Advent Software, Inc.
+1 (415) 645-1771
kreischl@advent.com