Advent Software to Speak at TradeTech West Event

Advent Software to Speak at TradeTech West Event

SAN FRANCISCO – September 15, 2008 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), the leading provider of software and services for the investment management industry, announced today that John Bird, Director of Product Marketing for its Trade Order Management group, will speak at TradeTech West 2008 taking place in San Francisco this week.  Produced by TradeTech, the premier North American equity trading summit, TradeTech West is the largest West Coast event addressing equity trading challenges.

Bird will participate in a panel session, titled, Best Practices for Seamlessly Integrating Your Trading Process Into Your Portfolio Management.  Taking place on Wednesday, September 17th, the panel will discuss how good communication between the portfolio manager and the trader is central to the profitable construction of an equity portfolio.  The panel will explore those areas of the trading process that can often be overlooked by the portfolio manager and will outline best practices for achieving better synergy between the portfolio manager and the trader.

Event: TradeTech West 2008
Location: The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, CA
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 12:50 p.m.

About Advent
Advent Software, Inc. (, a global company, 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.  For more information on Advent products, click here

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Jessica Miller
Advent Software, Inc.
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