Managers Rush to Replace Critical Fixed Income System (FundFire)

IMP's Valerie Villegas-Hoag was quoted in a FundFire article about the Barclay's POINT transition. Read an excerpt from the article:

Another potential chink in managers’ armor is how the data inputs and outputs related to POINT will operate under a replacement system.

"The problem at issue is when you take out POINT and plug in PORT it’s not that easy – you have all these downsteam systems that will be impacted and you have to do the proper analysis," says Valerie Villegas-Hoag, business analyst for IMP Consulting, a firm working with managers on the issue. "I think that should be a consideration in choosing the appropriate vendor alongside the functionality."

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