International Financial Data Services (IFDS), the international transfer agency joint venture between State Street Corporation and DST Systems, Inc., announced today that it received the prestigious industry achievement for administration services award at the inaugural UK platform awards. The awards were presented on February 28 at a celebratory dinner and awards ceremony at Londonâs CafÃ© Royal.
The awards cover the wider platform marketplace and recognise the changes taking place across UK financial services.
IFDS provides market-leading service and technology solutions for investor and distributor servicing for asset managers, wealth managers, wrap accounts, pension funds and distribution organisations around the world.
Paul Roberts, Managing Director of IFDS commented,
âWe are delighted to be recognised at these awards. The UK industry is changing fast and we are determined to continue to offer our existing and prospective clients a relevant, service-orientated and cost effective set of services.â
Karen Forrest, CEO of adnitor commented,
âThese awards recognise the players across the UK financial services market who understand the significant changes and have adapted their proposition accordingly. The independent judging panel felt IFDS deserved acclaim for both long term administration excellence and demonstrating continued development of their capability for the new market, investing in technology, services and resourcing.â