Stamford, CT (PRWEB) April 27, 2007
Asset International and Exa Infosystems today announced the release of SearchPro 2.0 - a next generation plan provider analysis & benchmarking tool for the retirement industry space. Part of a comprehensive upgrade effort to the original, the long-awaited release includes many significant enhancements, such as:
- Enhanced investment, administrative and total cost data integration and calculation
- Anonymous search capabilities
- The ability to 'save as' the entire search process
- Improved dynamic reporting
- Advisor customization
- A more intuitive and user-friendly interface
SearchPro 2.0 is derived from PLANSPONSOR Pathfinder, Asset International's proprietary search system, which helps employers and their advisers select new retirement plan providers. SearchPro 2.0 is a powerful research and consulting tool, aimed at creating transparency, extracting better pricing, and enhanced services from the candidate providers, as well as empowering retirement plan committees.
SearchPro 2.0 is the first product of its kind to provide functionality of this scope - it maintains the richest data and facilitates the most comprehensive research on retirement plan providers and asset managers Exa Infosystems delivered the technology integration as part of its deepened focus on servicing the Retirement Industry.
Arthur Tisi, Exa Infosystems' Chief Executive Officer (CEO), stated: "Thanks to the tight integration of our deep technological expertise and Asset International's wealth of industry knowledge and established search platform, we have produced a phenomenal product. Both our organizations look forward to continuing our mutually-beneficial relationship."
"SearchPro 2.0 is an important step forward in search capability for the retirement space. Its enhanced functionality will drive value for all the key constituencies in the market," said Charlie Ruffel, CEO of Asset International.
Exa Infosystems, Inc. is a privately held technology products company, located in Westchester, New York. EXA has four divisions that specialize in Business Data Systems, Financial Systems, Global Sourcing and Human Capital solutions. The company provides services described on its web site, http://www.exainfosys.com.
Stamford, CT-based Asset International is a media, information and tools company focused on the institutional retirement space. It publishes PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER Magazines, among others, and has a variety of electronic media assets. The company also provides conference, research, training, and search services, the latter being PLANSPONSOR Pathfinder. PLANSPONSOR Pathfinder is among the longest established search services, having been developed and launched by Asset International in 2001. For more information, please go to http://www.PLANSPONSOR.com.
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