Advent Software to Host Event on Managing Risk and Exposure

Advent Software to Host Event on Managing Risk and Exposure

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO – May 5, 2008 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and solutions for the investment management industry, announced today that it is hosting a seminar in New York this week that will address managing risk and exposure in today’s market.  The interactive event will feature presentations by Pequot Capital, Deloitte & Touche LLP, and Advent.

The discussion will focus on the importance of managing risk and exposure in today’s marketplace to ensure the long term success of a firm, while protecting its investors. Firms are no longer looking at risk passively; they are searching for real-time reporting and up-to-the-minute portfolio views to pinpoint increased risk components. 

Speakers include: Richard Itri, Vice President of Technology and Business Operations at Pequot Capital; Karl Ehrsam, Senior Manager, Investment Management, Operations and Technology at Deloitte & Touche LLP; and Joe Deitzer, Director of Global Accounts Marketing at Advent. 

Event: Managing Risk and Exposure
Location: Aretsky's Patroon Restaurant, 160 East 46th Street,
New York, NY
Date: Thursday, May 8, 2008

About Advent
Advent Software, Inc. (, a global firm, has provided trusted solutions to the world’s leading financial professionals since 1983.  Firms in 60 countries use Advent technology and manage investments totaling nearly US $18 trillion.  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 organization. 

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Jessica Miller
Advent Software, Inc.
(415) 645-1668