PITTSBURGH, June 27 /CNW/ - Mellon Analytical Solutions (MAS), a leading
global provider of performance measurement, analytic, and attribution
services, has announced the next generation of its Report Writers capability,
the group's report writing and query tool that helps institutional investors
build customized reporting and analysis for performance and analytics.
Mellon currently provides an extensive range of standard reporting
options to a global client base but has recognized a growing trend within the
industry for clients to have more control of their investment reporting. This
extends to both look and feel and the underlying content of reporting.
"Client demands are becoming more sophisticated, and Report Writers gives
them unmatched access to the depth and breadth of data they need, when they
need it," said Greg Stewart, director of product management and investor
performance for Mellon Analytical Solutions. "Querying information for
customized reporting has never been easier."
Providing a rich user experience, Report Writers gives clients ultimate
control for output design by providing user-defined data selections and
sorting capabilities. Building on the wealth of performance and security level
analytic information already available, new key features and functionality
- 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
- Ability to combine summary level performance and analytic data on the
- Easily select between summary and/or security level analytics during
the report creation process
- 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
"The addition of summary level analytics and the improved output
distribution and scheduling capabilities for Report Writers reinforces our
commitment to developing powerful and comprehensive Web-based tools," added
The robust Report Writers tool, along with other MAS products and
services, are available through Mellon's Workbench integrated portal, which
provides ready access to data through any Internet connection.
Mellon Analytical Solutions provides performance measurement, attribution
and investment analysis services to more than 3,300 institutional investors in
31 countries and is responsible for $7.8 trillion in assets under measurement.
Mellon Analytical Solutions' professional staff consists of more than 500
employees operating in 12 cities in six countries. Information about Mellon
Analytical Solutions is available at www.mellon.com/mas.
Mellon Financial Corporation is a global financial services company.
Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Mellon is one of the world's leading providers of
financial services for institutions, corporations and high net worth
individuals, providing asset management, wealth management, asset servicing,
issuer services and treasury services. Mellon has approximately $5.8 trillion
in assets under management, administration or custody, including $1.034
trillion under management. News and other information about Mellon is
available at www.mellon.com.
For further information:
For further information: Joseph F. Ailinger Jr., (617) 722-7571,