SS&C and GlobeOp Combine Form PF Expertise Following Acquisition
SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:SSNC), a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced SS&C GlobeOp has successfully filed the initial Form PF for clients using its Form PF service offering. August 29th was the first deadline for funds of over $5 billion in regulatory assets under management (RAUM) to file Form PF with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
“We decided to offer a premium service combining our deep regulatory expertise, comprehensive research and development and a cloud-based technology infrastructure. This strategy has proven to be very effective in this first phase of compliance,” said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SS&C Technologies. “In response to further demand from firms who will be complying for the first time at year-end, we will host several breakfast briefings featuring SS&C GlobeOp Form PF experts with outside lawyers, auditors and consultants. These forums will highlight best practices and strategies for success in Form PF filings.”
The required Form PF filing information includes portfolio, performance, investor and risk data, with as many as 1,600 data points per reporting fund. The SS&C GlobeOp offering supplies the technology, resources and expertise to streamline the Form PF reporting process. The web-based solution supports complex fund structures, and multiple asset types and data sources. SS&C GlobeOp’s Form PF solution can be used by current fund administration clients or on a stand-alone basis by funds who use third party administrators or administer in-house.