Russia based asset manager VTB Capital Investment Management (VTB Capital IM) has implemented Charles River Investment Management Solution (IMS) version 9, to support its business growth in the region.
Under the first phase of technology implementation, the firm has completed automated decision support, trading and compliance activities for all asset classes across its portfolio management business.
Following closing of second phase upgrade, the firm will be able to boost integrated performance measurement, multi-currency performance measurement, attribution and risk as well as integration and data reconciliation capabilities, the company said.
VTB Capital IT head Alexander Fedotov said the implementation managers provided training for its portfolio managers, compliance and risk officers and IT staff in addition to delivering basic customization, built interfaces and implementing compliance rules.
The company offers open-ended unit investment funds, discretionary managed accounts for high net worth individuals and financial institutions, including money of pension funds, among others.
Operating in 43 nations, Charles River provides an enterprise technology to automate the investment management process across asset classes and streamline front- and middle-office operations for buy-side firms.