UK - Global Investment Systems is launching an Oracle database compatible version of MFACT, its shareholder accounting system.
GIS, which supplies specialised accounting software to the securities and alternative investment industries, says the software can be run on a variety of server platforms.
Sales and marketing director Mary Pizzichino said: “Oracle’s software enjoys widespread popularity in the market because of the depth and breadth of its features. This new functionality allows us to attract and serve those users.”
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers