Advent Software, Inc. (ADVS)

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Last closing price (Nov 24 4:00 EDT):
31.60 (1.09%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
0.96% ? 
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Description:
Advent Software, Inc. provides software products and services for automating and integrating data and work flows across the investment management organization, as well as between the investment management organization and external parties worldwide. The company engages in the development, marketing, and sale of software products, hosting services, data interfaces, and related maintenance and services that automate, integrate, and support mission-critical functions of investment management organizations. It also offers various professional services, which include consulting, project management, implementation and integration, custom report writing, and training, as well as data conversion services. In addition, the company provides Web-based, outsourced portfolio management, and reporting platforms for independent advisors; and margin management and financing software to hedge funds and prime brokers. It primarily serves asset managers, wealth managers, registered investment advisors, prime brokers, fund administrators, hedge funds, family offices, broker dealers, foundations, pension funds, endowments, and funds of funds. Advent Software, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Christopher Donat Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P. Buy   Jun 19, '14   32.14  35.00  Jun 19, '15  8.02% 
Christopher Donat Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P. Buy   Apr 29, '14   27.72    Apr 29, '15  14.00% 
Gil Luria Wedbush Securities Inc. Buy   Oct 29, '13   34.11  39.00  Oct 29, '14  -1.93% 
Gil Luria Wedbush Securities Inc. Buy   Jul 30, '13   28.74  34.00  Jul 30, '14  17.85% 
Gil Luria Wedbush Securities Inc. Buy   Jun 13, '13   24.54  38.00  Jun 13, '14  24.33% 
Peter Heckmann Avondale Partners LLC Buy   Aug 23, '12   17.11  28.00  Aug 23, '13  68.03% 
Gil Luria Wedbush Securities Inc. Buy   Feb 07, '11   30.68  34.00  Feb 07, '12  -9.71%