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Burnette Associates Selected as Local Partner

Advent Software Inc. selects Burnette Associates Ltd. as the local African implementation partner for the rollout of Advent Tamale for Investec Asset Management. Burnette Associates Ltd. will be providing business analysis, best practice advice, and implementation services for the global rollout of Advent Tamale, the industry leading buy-side research Management System. (more…)
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Why Working from Home Works

A few weeks back Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo! told her employees that working from home is no longer acceptable as a Yahoo! employee, and all employees are required to work from an official office. This move prompted criticism and praise among the tech community online. Some Yahoo! employees were praising Mayer for her bold…
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Three tips to successful systems implementation

The goal of implementing any new information or computer system is to gain efficiency. Investment firms typically select systems to enhance trading, portfolio construction, reconciliation, client reporting, or straight-through-processing or any number of other related processes. There are a number of challenges in implementing and utilizing systems that automate work processes including, usability, client adoption,…
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