May 27, 2013
Melbourne, May 22nd 2013 - Charles River, an enterprise-wide front- and middle-office investment management solutions provider, today announced that SCB Asset Management Company Limited has selected the Charles River Investment Management Solution Version 9 (Charles River IMS) and broker-neutral Charles River FIX Network for automated portfolio management, electronic trading and execution management, and compliance monitoring.
Charles River has a well established reputation for supporting Thai investment firms. SCBAM's portfolio managers can now handle multiple portfolios simultaneously, automatically track orders on the dealing desk, and monitor cash positions in real-time. The Charles River FIX Network also allows SCBAM to broaden its investment capabilities by accessing key markets and counterparties.
"As Thailand's adoption of FIX electronic trading continues to grow, local fund managers, like SCBAM, are demanding integrated solutions to ensure a competitive edge, both domestically and internationally," said Cameron Field, Managing Director-APAC, Charles River. "Full integration between Charles River IMS and the Charles River FIX Network gives SCBAM direct access to sell-side brokers and trading venues, improving trading reliability and increasing the value of their investment in Charles River."
Re-disseminated by The Asian Banker