San Francisco, August 29, 2005 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS) announces the release of Axys® version 3.6, which expands reporting capabilities and improves support for operating systems and third party technologies. Axys®, used by over 3,500 firms, is the industry standard portfolio management system delivering performance measurement, fixed-income accounting, multicurrency accounting, electronic interfaces, and robust reporting capabilities. Axys® brings speed, accuracy and simplicity to the portfolio management function. Among the significant enhancements included in Axys® 3.6 are:
“The enhancements in Axys® 3.6 will help us tremendously with our internal reporting processes, particularly the improved interface with MS Excel, allowing us to save and retrieve reports more easily,” said June George, director of operations at Knott Capital, an Exton, PA-based investment management firm that is participating in the Axys® 3.6 beta process. “Advent’s Technical Support organization was quick to understand our particular workflow as we worked with them in the beta process, and they were very thorough in helping us to improve our internal business processes. It’s been a great experience working with them,” she said.
“The release of Axys® 3.6 demonstrates our responsiveness to the changing needs of our customers and the environment in which they operate,” said William Penney, Advent’s director of product marketing. “We will continue to address changes in areas such as the regulatory environment, operating system platform requirements, third-party technologies and demand for new reports in future versions of Axys®.”
Advent Software, Inc., a multi-national company, has been providing trusted solutions to the world's leading financial professionals since 1983. Firms in 50 countries using Advent technology manage investments totaling more than US $8 trillion. Advent's quality software, data and services enable financial professionals to improve service and communication to their clients, allowing them to grow their business while controlling costs.
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