SS&C CEO Discusses Acquisition Flurry, Future Plans

Bill Stone, SS&C CEO, chats with Dan DeFrancesco about the five acquisitions his firm has made over the past 12 months and what the plan is going forward.

Bill Stone, SS&C Technologies CEO

$3.27 billion.

That's approximately how much SS&C Technologies has spent over the past 12 months on acquisitions alone. The buy-side tech giant hasn't been conservative when it comes to looking for opportunities to grow its firm, purchasing DST Global Solutions ($95 million), Advent ($2.63 billion), Citi's Alternative Investor Services ($425 million), Varden Technologies (undisclosed amount) and Primatics Financial ($122 million).

Add in the hundreds of millions of dollars Bill Stone, SS&C's CEO