Brooks Macdonald has announced a strategic partnership with SS&C Technologies, a global provider of software and technology services to the financial services industry.
As part of the partnership, a number of Brooks Macdonald’s operations employees will transfer to SS&C’s operations team while remaining integral to the Brooks Macdonald family. There are no planned redundancies as part of the partnership, and both firms will work closely together to ensure a smooth and successful transition for those involved.
Commenting on the new partnership, Andrew Shepherd, Brooks Macdonald International CEO said: “I am delighted we have agreed a partnership with SS&C as part of our vision for Brooks Macdonald as the leading investment manager for intermediaries. We are committed to delivering a best-in-class adviser experience as well as excellent client service, and this exciting partnership with SS&C will further enhance the strong relationships we have today.
“SS&C has an impressive track record and credentials, and through our discussions I have been impressed by their innovative and customer-focused culture. Their proven track record in delivering leading-edge technology solutions alongside their deep knowledge and expertise in this area, will allow us to further enhance and differentiate our offering”.
Bill Stone, Chairman and CEO, SS&C Technologies, commented: “SS&C and Brooks Macdonald are committed to delivering exceptional technology and service to intermediaries and their investors. We look forward to the partnership with Brooks Macdonald’s and to welcoming some of their talented and experienced team into the SS&C family as part of the partnership”.