Following Footsteps of Affiliate, Legg Mason Unit Installs Nids; System Now Handles $600 Million

PORTFOLIO SYSTEMS

Baltimore-based Legg Mason Inc., a financial services holding company, has completed installation of National Investors Data Services Inc.'s Nids/Port system for its internal investment management unit. Legg Mason's rollout of the DOS-based version of Nids/Port marks a renewed commitment to the vendor by the firm. Legg Mason initially purchased Nids/Port in 1991 to support its investment consulting unit. This new license not only doubles the number of Nids/Port users at the firm, but increas