Successful hedge funds, in their efforts to continue attracting institutional clients, are increasing their focus on DR and BCP.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 28, 2010
Eze Castle Integration, Inc., a leading provider of technology and IT services to hedge funds and investment firms, today announced a webinar to help buy-side firms create business continuity plans (BCP) to eliminate downtime and help mitigate the risk and uncertainty of potential business disruptions. Pershing Prime Services, a leading global provider of financial business solutions, will join BCP experts from Eze Castle on February 4 to discuss the critical elements of BCP and disaster recovery (DR).
Successful hedge funds, in their efforts to continue attracting institutional clients, are increasing their focus on DR and BCP. This panel of experts will explore the link between BCP and DR, outline the four steps to BCP and discuss topics such as:
- Business impact analysis and risk assessment
- Primary considerations for investors when evaluating a fund’s infrastructure
- Enabling technology for building a cost-effective DR system
The panel will also detail methods for creating plans based upon a fund’s unique investment strategies, assets under management and asset classes. Webinar presenters include Jason Nolan, certified business continuity planner for Eze Castle; Lisa Smith, business continuity consultant for Eze Castle; and Aaron Steinberg, vice president of Pershing Prime Services.
Eze Castle’s “Meeting the Institutional Investor’s New Requirement: BCP & DR” webinar will take place on Thursday, February 4, 2010, at 1:00 p.m. ET. The webinar is free, and attendees may register at http://www.eci.com/news-events/events.html?id=149.
- Eze Castle Integration Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Resource Center
- Establishing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plans Guidebook
About Eze Castle Integration
Eze Castle Integration (http://www.eci.com) is the leading provider of technology, IT services and consulting to the investment industry. The company’s products and services include Startup and Relocation, Outsourced Technology Support, Professional Services, Telecommunications, Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery, Archiving, Storage and Internet Service. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and has offices in Chicago, London, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, San Francisco and Stamford.
About Pershing LLC
Pershing LLC (member FINRA/NYSE/SIPC) is a leading global provider of financial business solutions to more than 1,150 institutional and retail financial organizations and independent registered investment advisors who collectively represent over five million active investors. Located in 19 offices worldwide, Pershing is committed to delivering dependable operational support, robust trading services, flexible technology, an expansive array of investment solutions, practice management support and service excellence. Pershing is a member of every major U.S. securities exchange and its international affiliates are members of the Deutsche Börse, the Irish Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange. Pershing LLC is a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. Additional information is available at http://www.pershing.com/.