NEW YORK, November 12, 2012 - Imagine Software, a leading provider of real-time portfolio and risk management solutions worldwide, today announced that it was awarded "Best Portfolio Management Software Provider" by HFMWeek. The awards are designed to recognize companies that have outperformed their peer group over the course of the year and have demonstrated a combination of progress, growth, and genuine innovation across a number of different business areas.
According to a spokesperson for HFMWeek, "Imagine's entry impressed the judges who felt that the firm's software provided a comprehensive approach to portfolio management, a sophisticated risk management facility, and a level of customization required by clients."
Imagine provides real-time multi-period P&L, liquidity, and risk and cash management in one integrated hosted solution. Its rich, packaged universe of market and derived data and models drive both mark-to-market and mark-to-model P&L for OTC products. It also features cash projections with drill-down, "what-if" scenarios, and complete trade history. Trusted by the world's leading financial institutions for their compliance and regulatory reporting and internal exposure limits, Imagine's robust system offers multi-asset class coverage, as well as anywhere/anytime access.
Accepting the award was Christine Farrier, Marketing Communications Manager at Imagine Software. "It has been an extremely eventful year for Imagine, highlighted by the launch of the Imagine Financial Platform, the Imagine Marketplace, and the Imagine Risk Aggregator, which was announced at the recent SALT conference in Singapore. To be honored with an industry accolade for one of our core competencies, particularly as we continue expanding our portfolio management solution, makes those accomplishments even more gratifying."
Imagine's previous HFMWeek awards include:
• "2011 Best Risk Technology Provider" – HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services
• "2011 Best Technology Provider – Client Service" – HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services
• "2010 Best Risk Management and Software Supplier" – HFMWeek US Hedge Fund Services
As the winner of four HFMWeek awards over the last three years, Imagine continues to demonstrate a successful record of providing superior solutions that address the changing needs of investment management professionals. Collectively, these symbols of industry recognition reflect Imagine's ongoing commitment to excellence.
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About Imagine Software
For nearly 20 years Imagine Software has been a leading provider of real-time investment management solutions to the global financial community. Since launching the first cloud-based integrated portfolio and risk management offering—the Imagine Trading System—in 2000, the company has continued to guide the industry as an innovator. The company's robust suite of products also includes the Imagine Financial Platform, an environment that extends Imagine's capabilities through Imagine Apps; the Imagine Marketplace, an online community to distribute and obtain Imagine Apps; and the Imagine Risk Aggregator, a web portal providing greater transparency into investments.
Headquartered in New York City with additional offices in Cleveland, Hong Kong, London, Sydney, and Istanbul, Imagine Software is the trusted solution for thousands of users at the world's largest hedge funds, funds of funds, brokerage firms, and investment banks.
For more information, visit www.imaginesoftware.com or contact us at 212-317-7600, or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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