Australia’s Metisq Capital Upgrades to Charles River IMS
Charles River, a front- and middle-office investment management solutions provider, announced November 21 that Metisq Capital, a specialist manager of Asian investments, has upgraded to the Charles River Investment Management Solution (IMS) Version 9 to expand its international equity fund management for Asia and Greater China.
“We are extremely pleased with the level of support that Charles River provides us and the upgrade enhances business productivity while improving our users’ experience,” said Ralph Zeltzer, Global Head of Trading, Metisq.“
From a technology perspective, the upgrade to Charles River IMS Version 9 was seamless,” said Kelvin Lim, Chief Technology Officer, Metisq. “Their understanding of our business requirements resulted in an extremely smooth transition.”
Metisq’s upgrade to Version 9 enhances trade order and execution capabilities and post-trade processing to handle high-volume accounts and large benchmarks. Metisq’s users also benefit from end-to-end compliance monitoring. “Metisq’s successful upgrade demonstrates how Charles River’s approach and expertise helps reduce the burden on client staff and technology resources, both before and after an implementation,” said Cameron Field, Managing Director-APAC, Charles River. “As a result, firms like Metisq can upgrade more rapidly and have immediate access to new Charles River capabilities that support strategic business initiatives.”