Romagest SGR Goes Live with SunGard's Decalog

Boston, February 20, 2002- SunGard Investment Management Systems, an operating group of SunGard (NYSE: SDS), today announced that Rome-based Romagest, the asset management subsidiary of Bancaroma Group, has successfully implemented SunGard's Decalog for straight-through processing. SunGard Investment Management Systems is a leading international provider of investment management software solutions for the front-, middle- and back-office activities of global asset management firms.

Romagest has implemented Decalog for decision support, pre-trade compliance,
performance measurement and attribution and trade order management, with the
objective of achieving a straight-through processing environment.

Giampiero Astuti, information systems manager at Romagest, commented, "The
implementation of Decalog has allowed Romagest to reach important objectives
related to the reduction of lead-time, better portfolio analysis, strong real-time position keeping and efficient performance attribution. All of these objectives are key for our investment strategy."

Harold Finders, managing director of SunGard Investment Management Systems,
said, "With our system already servicing the largest players, Decalog currently supports 25% of the total assets managed in Italy. The selection of Decalog also shows a real demand for integrated trading, portfolio management and performance analysis in Italy."

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