Advent Receives Highest Standing in the 2012 Service Provider Rankings by Hedge Funds Review

Tue Nov 13, 2012 9:10am EST

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  SAN FRANCISCO, CA and LONDON, Nov 13 (Marketwire) -- 
Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and
services for the global investment management industry, today announced
that it has been recognized by readers of Hedge Funds Review, a leading
global hedge fund magazine, as the number one technology provider for
accounting and reporting in the 2012 Service Provider Rankings. The
rankings are based on results from a Hedge Funds Review readership survey
of hedge fund managers, fund of hedge funds managers and investors to
rate service providers to the industry.

    "Advent should be proud of its success, which reflects the high caliber
of its solutions. The response to the rankings poll was remarkable this
year with over half of those voting managing more than $1 billion and
almost a fifth over $20 billion. The level of respondents was also high
with the vast majority made up of C-level executives," remarked Margie
Lindsay, editor of Hedge Funds Review.

    "We are honored to be recognized by the readers of Hedge Funds Review for
our alternative investments solution. This award is a testament to our
efforts and ability to serve the industry's unique needs and
requirements," said Pete Hess, President and CEO, Advent Software. "We
continue to deliver innovative, reliable solutions to meet the demands of
our clients as the financial market and technology evolve. Advent is
committed to developing solutions that eliminate boundaries between
systems, information and people in order to help our clients thrive by
providing them with the tools to make better-informed decisions."

    Since 1983, Advent Software has been delivering solutions designed to
meet the mission-critical needs of the global investment management
industry. Advent's platform for alternative investment managers, which is
rooted in the award-winning Geneva(R), covers the full spectrum of a
hedge fund's business. Geneva(R) offers front office decision support and
portfolio management, middle office automation through trade capture and
reconciliation, and full portfolio, fund and back office investor
accounting and reporting. Alternative investment firms experience uptime,
reliability and scalability with Geneva(R), which has been designed to
accelerate processes, maximize efficiency, increase transparency and
enable informed investment decisions at every level.

    About Advent 

    Advent Software, Inc., a global firm, has provided trusted solutions to
the world's financial professionals since 1983. Firms in more than 60
countries count on Advent technology to run their mission-critical
operations. Advent's quality software, data, services and tools enable
financial professionals to improve service and communication to their
clients, allowing them to grow their business while controlling
operational risks and costs. For more information on Advent products

    Advent, the Advent logo, Advent Software, and Geneva are registered
trademarks of Advent Software, Inc. All other company names or marks
mentioned herein are those of their respective owners.


Media Contacts: 
Daphne Marciel
Advent Software EMEA
+44 20 7631 9240 

Amanda Diamondstein-Cieplinska
Advent Software, Inc.
+1 (415) 645-1668 

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