Mellon Announces Investment Reporting Tool Enhancement

June 27, 2007 ( - Mellon Analytical Solutions has announced new features for its Report Writers, the group's report writing and query tool that helps institutional investors build customized reporting and analysis for performance and analytics.

According to the announcement, new key features and functionality include:

  • Access to over 100 different summary level analytics for both equity and fixed income asset classes, including commonly used fundamentals such as price-to-earnings, price-to-book, dividend yield, duration, and quality ratings;
  • Ability to combine summary level performance and analytic data on the same report;
  • Easily select between summary and/or security level analytics during the report creation process; and
  • Integrated scheduling and output distribution capabilities to enable users to specify the frequency of and delivery mechanism (FTP, e-mail and local drive) of queries and reports.

Mellon said in the announcement it has recognized a growing trend for clients to have more control of their investment reporting. Report Writers provides user-defined data selections and sorting capabilities.

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