SS&C Developments Driven by Asset Managers Searching for Greater Yields

As buy-side appetite for greater yields in more complicated asset classes grows, SS&C Technologies focuses on single platforms, user experience and software-as-a-service.

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Tim Reilly, senior vice president and general manager at SS&C Technologies

When Bill Stone, CEO of buy-side technology provider SS&C Technologies, spoke to WatersTechnology in September last year, there were a lot of acquisition-related details to cover. Having spent the better part of $3.3 billion on various deals over the preceding 12 months, Stone pointed to low interest rates as one of the main drivers behind the acquisitions and spoke of a "methodically opportunistic" approach for the future. While there have been no further acquisitions since the firm