TORONTO – December 12, 2018 - Ninepoint Partners, a Toronto-based independent active manager of specialty alternative investment solutions, today announced that it has implemented BlackRock’s Aladdin investment management platform, broadening Ninepoint’s capabilities across the full investment cycle.
Regarded as one of the most sophisticated investment management technologies, Aladdin provides end-to-end risk, portfolio management, trading, operations, and accounting capabilities on a single platform. The platform will enable deeper analytics, greater transparency and increased operational efficiencies for Ninepoint teams.
“There is tremendous technology being introduced into the investment business,” says Ninepoint Managing Director of Investment Operations, Warren Steinwall. “We are committed to being leaders in embracing that technology and have that reflected in the kind of operation we run and the kind of innovative products we bring to market. Our goal is to be the smartest, most innovative business on the Street in a way that tangibly benefits our investors.”
“We are thrilled to welcome Ninepoint Partners to the Aladdin Community, where it joins some of the world’s most advanced investors who are using the power of the platform to deliver better outcomes for clients,” said Marcia Moffat, Country Head of Canada for BlackRock.
About Ninepoint Partners
Ninepoint Partners is an independent, expert active manager of specialty investment solutions, committed to helping investors explore innovative ways to add value to their portfolios, and advisors to differentiate their businesses with unique investment solutions. The firm oversees approximately $2.4 billion in assets under management. Please visit www.ninepoint.com to learn more.
BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of September 30, 2018, the firm managed approximately US$6.44 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/ca.
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