The second annual Mutual Fund Services and Technology Awards were held on Oct. 3 at The Pierre in New York City where the Fund Intelligence Group honored some of today’s most notable third-party providers to the fund industry.
With 32 categories overall, Fund Operations magazine and Fund Technology magazine were joined by firms such as US Bancorp Fund Services, State Street and Broadridge to celebrate an evening of achievements.
Below are some of the highlights from the night. For a full list of winners, please click here.
Award: Best fund administrator overall
Winner: US Bancorp
Collector: Jason Hadler, SVP
Award: Best administrator for technology and reporting
Winner: State Street
Collector: Brian Tormollan, Assistant Director, Strategic Solutions (center)
Award: Best custody services
Winner: Northern Trust
Collector: Brian Harmon,VP
Award: Best technology provider overall
Collectors: (from left) Russell Simon, SVP Sales; Brian Crowley, VP Product Management; Eric Bernstein, President, Asset Management Solutions; Tyler Derr, CTO, Global Technology and Operations
Award: Best FX trading platform
Collectors: (from left) Aaron Levine, VP; Rich McGraw, SVP
Award: Best mobile application
Winner: Putnam Investments
Collectors: (from left) David Nguyen, Director Mobile Strategy; Paul O’Connell, Internet Group Director; Catherine Nguyen, Visual Designer; Christian Eio, Director User Experience; Syam Sabbella, Manager
Award: Best law firm
Winner: K&L Gates
Collectors: (from left) Rich Kerr and Peter Shea, Partners