Atlantic Fund Services Ranked #1 for Fund Accounting in Global Custodian Survey.
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"We are pleased with these results, which offer convincing proof that our clients value our high quality and responsive service," said John Y. Keffer, Atlantic's Chairman. "This demonstrates that, as an independent provider who delivers consistently superior service, we offer the market a flexible and compelling solution for third party fund administration."
Atlantic Fund Services received 54 Best in Class stars. These are awarded for excellence in servicing clients of different sizes, types and locations. Atlantic also received the Commended designation in eleven categories relating to relating to relate prep → concernant
relating to relate prep → bezüglich +gen, mit Bezug auf +acc its fund administration, fund accounting, transfer agency, distribution and compliance capabilities. Atlantic would have received the Top Rated designation for nine of those categories if not for the survey's longstanding rule precluding first year entrants from receiving the Top Rated designation. As Global Custodian points out, "The most lavish praise [from Atlantic clients themselves] is reserved for client service. [Atlantic] has attracted some prestigious accounts, but remains small enough to offer a bespoke be·spoke
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About Atlantic Fund Services
Atlantic Fund Services is a global third party fund administrator based in the U.S., Luxembourg and Poland. Atlantic provides comprehensive fund administration, fund accounting, transfer agency, distribution and compliance solutions. Atlantic supports registered and unregistered investment advisors, and advisors to pension funds, mutual funds, hedge funds, common and collective funds, and other pooled investment products. For more information visit www.atlanticfundservices.com.