MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

Advent Software Systems Inc. has released a version of its Professional Portfolio system aimed at plan sponsors. While the core of the new system is similar to the vendor's PC-based portfolio accounting product, functionality not required by plan sponsors--such as billing--is not included. Advent has also added features to the system which will allow plan sponsors to manage internal assets, as well as the ability to monitor the performance of outside managers using an aggregate portfolio. Th