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vice president, client services, SunGard's asset management business


How accurate is your ‘independent’ valuation?


The 2008 market collapse was a watershed event highlighting the danger of poorly valued securities. It exposed the risk inherent in a single-source valuation model and made it painfully apparent that the ability to obtain an independent valuation is mission critical. Since asset managers and their firms are responsible for implementing steps to ensure all valuations for securities and investment funds accurately reflect fair value and are reasonable, the need for independent, objective and reliable price validation has never been more essential.... read more