LAKE SUCCESS, New York -- August 31, 2011 -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is pleased to announce that it recently garnered three awards from respected technology services organizations.
Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) presented Broadridge with the FTF News Technology Innovations Award for “Enterprise Operations: Most Innovative Mobile Solution.” FTF voters selected Broadridge in recognition of its introduction of its new mobile proxy voting platform, Mobile ProxyVote®. In a first-of-its-kind, Broadridge’s Mobile ProxyVote enables shareholders to vote their proxies over an array of the latest mobile devices, including the iPhone® and iPad®, as well as BlackBerry®, Android®, Microsoft® and other smartphone and tablet platforms.
“The editorial team put a lot of careful thought and effort into considering nominations and into the final voting process,” said FTF founder Maureen Lowe. “By setting an example, the nominees and winners are moving the industry forward and paving the way for a better future.”
Broadridge also earned an award from Financial Service Organizations Knowledge Xchange (FSOkx). The FSOkx Excellence Awards recognize outstanding performance in financial services transformations. FSOkx named Broadridge as the leading organization for “Excellence in Risk Management Solutions.” FSOkx honored Broadridge for its Operational Risk Management Solution, FinancePro (a state-of-the-art, front-end trading solution) and ClearancePro (a pre-settlement solution for interfacing to external clearing houses to manage pre-settlement confirmations). These services are offered as process benchmarking services when firms transition to Broadridge’s Business Process Outsourcing solution. FSOkx noted that, “The real-time, scalable solutions provide several unique features... [Broadridge’s] peer benchmarking of operational risk enables firms to compare themselves to others in the industry charting their operational performance and its library of key risk indicators provides a consolidated view of risk across the organization, essentially allowing firms to manage and mitigate risk, as well as, cost-effectively transform their global business.”
Broadridge was also named “Security Services Technology Provider of the Year” at the International Custody and Fund Administration (ICFA) magazine’s Americas Service Provider awards. In presenting the award to Broadridge’s Investor Communication Solutions, International business, the judges cited Broadridge’s client growth in terms of number of clients as well as its expansion to additional client locations in the US and abroad. The Americas Service Provider Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements for custodians, fund administrators and service providers in both North and South America in 2010.
Financial Technologies Forum, LLC (FTF) is a leading provider of executive-level events and training focused on trends and initiatives in securities trading and operations. For more information on FTF, seehttp://www.ftfnews.com
FSO Knowledge Xchange is a global media and research organization, providing relevant and timely content pertaining to financial services domains. For more information on FSOkx, seehttp://www.fsokx.com
For more information on the ICFA Americas Service Provider Awards, see http://www.icfaawards.com
ProxyVote.com is a registered trademark of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc., iPhone and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc., BlackBerry is a registered trademark of Research in Motion Limited, Android is a trademark of Google, Inc., and Microsoft is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is the leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions for broker-dealers, banks, mutual funds and other corporations. Broadridge’s investor and customer communications, securities processing and managed services solutions help clients reduce their capital investments in operations infrastructure, allowing them to increase their focus on core business activities. With over 50 years of experience, Broadridge's infrastructure underpins proxy voting services for over 90% of public companies and mutual funds in North America and processes on average $5 trillion in equity and fixed income trades per day. Broadridge employs approximately 10,000 associates in 16 countries.
For more information about Broadridge, please visit www.broadridge.com.
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Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc.