Advent Software Awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ Designation for Fourth Consecutive Year

Advent Software Awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ Designation for Fourth Consecutive Year

Advent Among Top 100 Bay Area Companies Based on Employee Satisfaction

SAN FRANCISCO – April 30, 2010 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, today announced that it was named among the ‘100 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area’ for 2010 by the San Francisco Business Times, Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal and East Bay Business Times.  Advent ranked tenth in the category of companies with 501 to 1,500 employees.

“To be recognized for the fourth consecutive year is an honor and a testament to Advent’s efforts to create and maintain an environment where people can thrive professionally and personally,” said John Brennan, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Facilities at Advent.  “Our success would not be possible without the many contributions of the entire Advent team and we are delighted to share this recognition with all of our dedicated people.”

This annual award recognizes companies that provide employees with a positive workplace experience and is based on employee evaluations of their work environment, compensation, and company management.  The rankings were divided into five categories based on size for equitable comparison. 

About Advent
Advent Software, Inc., a global firm, has provided trusted solutions to the world’s financial professionals since 1983.  Today firms in more than 60 countries rely on Advent technology to run their mission-critical operations.  Advent’s quality software, data, services and tools enable financial professionals to improve service and communication to their clients, allowing them to grow their business while controlling costs.  Advent is the only financial services software company to be awarded the Service Capability and Performance certification for being a world-class support and services organization.  For more information on Advent products, visit

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