Latentzero Commended In This Year’s Funds Europe Awards

London, 30th November 2006 - LatentZero was shortlisted as the European Front Office IT Company of the Year at this year's Funds Europe awards. The judges commended LatentZero's Capstone suite and felt that LatentZero is a company to watch, deserving a special mention in this year's awards. They said: "The company, which was founded by senior IT specialists in the asset management industry in 1999, has now built an international reputation for the quality of its buy-side front office technology, and it supports more than $8 trillion in assets under management.

The judges were impressed by the capabilities of LatentZero's Capstone front-office suite of solutions, and the testimonials provided by clients.

ITG Triton joined LatentZero on the shortlist. The award was eventually won by SunGard's Front Arena product.

About LatentZero

LatentZero is a global technology firm that specializes in developing complete front-office solutions for the buy-side community. LatentZero's suite of products, known collectively as Capstone, is used by 8 of the world's top 10 asset management organizations. More than 3,500 portfolio managers, traders and compliance officers worldwide rely on Capstone to manage assets in excess of $8 trillion. In 2006, LatentZero completed 11 implementations of its software at large institutional clients in the US, and 13 in Europe and the UK.

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