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Amherst Holdings debuts as programming partner at SXSW 2017 Interactive.

BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-March 7, 2017-Amherst Holdings debuts as programming partner at SXSW 2017 Interactive


Amherst Holdings LLC, a leading financial services provider to institutional investors in the housing and structured finance sectors, will debut as a Programming Partner in the SXSW 2017 Interactive Festival, which is being held in Austin, Texas, from March 10-16, the company said.

As a Programming Partner, Amherst will be featuring "The Amherst Sessions," a series of three discussions about how high performance computing, big data and demographics are fundamentally reshaping the US housing ecosystem.

Amherst, an innovator and noted leader in the use of data, analytics and technology in evaluating the housing market, is at the forefront of the ongoing transformation of housing finance. Featured speakers include Danny Hillis, author, inventor and pioneer of parallel computing; and Julian Castro, former Mayor of San Antonio and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development in the Obama Administration.

The sessions will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., at Bungalow in Austin's historic Rainey Street District.

SXSW is one of the world's largest and best known conference and series of festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

Amherst Holdings, LLC is a data, analytic and research-focused financial services holding company with expertise in the real estate, mortgage and related structured finance markets. Amherst, combined with its subsidiaries and affiliates, has more than 650 employees and manages USD 1bn in equity and more than USD 23bn in assets.

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