Hong Kong (PRWEB) July 19, 2011
International Administration Group Limited (IAG), a fund administration specialist focused on private equity, real estate, alternative assets and listed corporate structures, has selected SunGard’s Investran to support its expansion into China and help it manage increased investment volumes more efficiently. Investran is an award winning application suite that supports the entire investment lifecycle, from fundraising to portfolio monitoring and reporting, by automating front-, middle- and back-office processes and providing real-time, end-to-end solution for private equity and alternative investment firms.
Investran’s functionality helps IAG monitor current investments, manage investor allocations, and automate the accounting workflow with increased transparency for both managers and their investors. A single application suite helps improve accounting capabilities, automates reporting, and delivers specialist performance analysis including dynamic investment rate of return. Investran’s scalable platform and flexibility will help IAG take on more complex investment strategies and increased volumes, helping clients and their investors receive broad, accurate and timely reporting aligned specifically to their needs.
Julian Carey, managing director at IAG Private Equity Asia, said, “When evaluating solutions we needed a robust platform that would help IAG take on funds that have greater complexity without compromising security and audit controls. Investran will help us take on both onshore and offshore structures investing in China, making us a one-stop shop for global clients.”
Claire Chang, manager of private equity at IAG, commented, “As data volumes continue to grow, the need for transparent reporting will only increase. Investran provides us with automated controls that help us generate reports in seconds. We feel it is the only solution that can adequately help us serve our general partners and underlying investors.”
Lauren Iaslovits, chief operating officer for SunGard’s Investran business unit, said, “IAG joins a growing number of private equity fund administrators and alternative investment firms that are raising their service levels to meet increased demand for transparency. Investran will help keep IAG well positioned as the demand for fast, accurate and flexible reporting continues to grow.”
About International Administration Group
IAG with over US$17 billion in assets under administration in Private Equity, Real Estate and Alternative Assets Funds, and a management team each with more than 20 years' industry experience, has an in-depth knowledge of the practicalities of providing the best back office solutions to fund promoters and advisers. This expertise is backed by a highly skilled, professional team and leading edge internet reporting systems which are dedicated to the specific requirements of clients.
With offices in Guernsey, Hong Kong and Shanghai, IAG provides fund administration services to investment funds and managers based in Europe and Asia. For more information contact Julian Carey at jcarey(at)iagasia(dot)hk, visit http://www.iagasia.hk.
About SunGard Investran
SunGard Investran is an integrated application suite that automates front-, middle- and back-office processes for private equity and alternative investment firms. Investran helps improve business efficiencies to facilitate collaboration, support deal flow and automate accounting. Firms rely on Investran’s integrated capabilities to help meet their needs in the entire investment life-cycle, including relationship management, reporting, monitoring, accounting, fund raising and deal pipeline management. For more information on Investran and SunGard’s portfolio of alternative investment solutions, visit http://www.sungard.com/investran/learnmore.
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