Interactive Data's BondEdge Solutions Named "Best-in-Class" in Financial Services Technology Industry Report

New York - 23 May 2013

Portfolio Management Capabilities Highlighted in Independent Analyst Technology Assessment

BondEdge Solutions, an Interactive Data company and leading provider of fixed income portfolio management software, today announced that it has been named among the “Best-in-Class” solutions in the portfolio management category by independent analyst firm CEB TowerGroup’s Portfolio Modeling and Risk Analytics Technology Assessment.

The CEB TowerGroup Portfolio Modeling and Risk Analytics Technology Assessment combined qualitative and quantitative data from interviews with industry experts, financial institutions and providers, identified key factors contributing to technology investment decisions, and compared relevant vendor products.

”We are honored to be named a ‘Best-in-Class’ for our portfolio management capabilities from leading analysts charged with identifying the needs of financial institutions and recommending the appropriate technology offerings available in the marketplace,” said Andrew Hausman, President of BondEdge Solutions. ”We are continuing to make significant investments to further enhance the capabilities of BondEdge so that our clients can utilize our offering for an increasing range of portfolio analytics and management tasks.”

BondEdge Solutions provides high-quality risk analytics solutions designed to support clients’ efforts to mitigate investment risk, comply with regulatory mandates, and maximize returns to grow their business. The suite of functionality features flexible portfolio and benchmark reports and calculated risk measures including option adjusted duration, convexity, option adjusted spread, spread duration, and key rate durations; as well as custom scenario analysis, in-depth portfolio versus benchmark comparisons, performance attribution, and dynamic cash flow testing functionality. Earlier this year, BondEdge Solutions announced the availability of structured finance cash flows and related data from Intex Solutions on the BondEdge platform as an optional service, providing clients with additional flexibility in sourcing information for this asset class.

“As financial service executives evaluate new IT products to support their business needs, many are overwhelmed by the volume of technologies available,” said Aaron Kissel, executive director, CEB TowerGroup. “CEB TowerGroup analysts are uniquely qualified to evaluate such a broad range of financial services technology tools and to help financial institutions navigate the increasingly complex landscape.”

BondEdge Solutions empowers broker-dealers, portfolio managers and analysts with high-quality fixed-income portfolio management and risk analytics solutions, backed by proprietary quantitative modeling techniques. BondEdge is available to customers as an on-site software installation or through an OnDemand Software

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