Ledbury Capital Partners Selects Imagine Software for New Fund Launch
|LONDON AND NEW YORK – July 29, 2014 – Imagine Software, a leading provider of portfolio and risk management solutions for the global financial community, today announced that Ledbury Capital Partners LLP, a UK-based investment firm focused on value driven, long-short equities, and special situations, has selected Imagine’s award-winning, cloud-based service for risk exposure oversight and analysis and real-time P&L.
“After working with Imagine for seven years prior to Ledbury, I’ve come to value the firm’s risk reporting capabilities and ability to work across multiple asset classes,” said Chude Chidi-Ofong, Chief Operating Officer at Ledbury Capital Partners LLP. “Particularly for start-up hedge funds, in which the team has to be flexible and adaptable, Imagine’s warehouse of risk and portfolio management capabilities makes it easy for us to customize and scale the business as we grow.”
For asset managers who do not have a traditional risk management background, or even for those that do, Chidi-Ofong added, “Imagine can help to efficiently monitor and assess risks such as breaches in real-time and easily evaluate exposures, conduct stress testing, and measure VaR. These are essential capabilities for firms looking to build investor confidence.”
Chidi-Ofong also cited that the smooth interoperability of Imagine’s technology with Ledbury’s trading and fund administrator platforms as another critical factor in Ledbury’s selection of Imagine.
“We are delighted to add Ledbury to our user community and provide them with the tools they need today and a scalable platform for future business growth,” said Brian Miranda, Director of EMEA Sales, Imagine Software.
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About Imagine Software
Imagine Software is a leading provider of real-time risk and portfolio management solutions for the world’s most prominent brokerage firms, investment banks, hedge funds, and funds of funds looking to maximize returns, minimize risk, and improve transparency. Imagine was founded in 1993 and remains privately held, with professionals worldwide setting the standard for innovative risk and technology solutions. Imagine was the first to launch a cloud-based portfolio and risk management system in 2000 to make it easy for clients to access, customize, and use the firm’s extensive analytics and products. Imagine puts institutional-grade functionality, broad cross-asset instrument support, and the ability to employ and scale any trading strategy for businesses of all sizes and complexity. Imagine is used by customers in more than 25 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific regions.
Headquartered in New York City, Imagine has offices in Hong Kong, London, and Sydney. For more information, visit www.imaginesoftware.com or contact Imagine Software at 212-317-7600, and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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