Company Offers Free Demo Of Award- Winning Software SunGard is offering free demonstrations of its award- winning software to those who fill out a simple online form posted on its website. London (I- Newswire) May 01, 2012 - Once the form is submitted, a SunGard APT representative arranges to visit at a mutually convenient time. Though the company's two main offices are in London and New York, it also has branches in Paris, Frankfurt, Sydney and Johannesburg. There is no condition to purchase SunGard products, though many who have seen the benefits of APT choose to do so. One recent convert was PNC Asset Management Group. Before using APT, PNC used a range of disparate tools to measure risk of individual portfolios. APT was able to help create a more robust risk management capability that allowed PNC to analyse risk at both the firm- wide level and the individual manager level. It also meant that PNC could monitor, control and report on multi- asset- class portfolios. Bill Stone, PNC Financial Services Group's chief investment strategist, said that APT has a "great factor model approach, which captures fat tails and is very flexible around investment decision making". About SunGard APT SunGard APT is an investment technology that can be used across a broad range of asset classes, and in a number of regions and countries. It provides data and software for understanding credit risk, market risk and liquidity risk, as well as assisting with portfolio optimization and subsequent performance analysis. APT is used by retail and institutional asset managers, private wealth managers, brokers and dealers, proprietary traders and prime brokers. SunGard is one of the world's foremost technology and software services organizations. It employs more than 17,000 people and serves in excess of 25,000 customers across 70 countries. SunGard has an annual revenue of approximately $4.5 billion, making it the world's largest privately held services and software company.
Additional Resources About Sungard APT: APT's Solutions for... Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, Private Banks, Prime Brokers, Pension Funds, Wealth Managers and more... APT helps your business to effectively monitor and manage its investment risks. Whatever your investment strategy, market risk management is a critical requirement for an investment firm. It provides the basis for effective action to address the potential downside for you or your clients in all market conditions. Your risk management system needs to be: Flexible to provide a whole range of measures for a 360- degree view of your risks Responsive to rapidly changing circumstances in global financial markets Robust to provide risk forecasts which account for fat tails Our Products APT Pro Controls your risk while maintaining alpha. APT Pro delivers interactive portfolio risk management and portfolio construction/ revision in a desktop application. Learn more APT Risk Reporter Risk analysis and multi- asset class risk reporting. Utilizing a flexible open interface that defines your required input, APT Risk Reporter produces reports in a wide range of formats such as XML, PDF, Excel. Learn more APT Market Risk Models Delivers multi- factor models for factor definition. Using a pure statistical methodology based on market data, these models are used to estimate risk profiles for a multitude of asset classes. Learn more APT Raptor Risk and performance analysis and batch reporting. An Application Service Provider (ASP) solution providing a secure and customizable interface to APT's risk and performance analytics via the Internet. Company Contact Information: Sungard APT Yasmine Gaedecke 41st floor 25 canada square London E15 Phone: 020 8081 2652 Published in: Business Tags: APT SunGard APT software Published on: May 01, 2012 Original Source: Company Offers Free Demo Of Award- Winning Software