WINDSOR, Conn., Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: SSNC), a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced SS&C Learning Solutions is expanding its partnerships to provide clients with end-to-end solutions for corporate and financial services training for employees. Instructure, a leading software-as-a-service company and creator of the Bridge cloud-based learning management system, will serve as SS&C's learning platform, and host Zoologic, its popular online resource for financial skills and business courses. Used throughout the financial services industry for decades, Zoologic's continually updated, competitively selected offering of over 200 courses will be available directly from the Bridge platform.
"We see the opportunity to leverage Zoologic's leadership position in capital markets by pairing its rich content with cutting edge platform functionality. Our partnership with Instructure (Bridge) empowers our clients all over the globe to easily develop, deliver and manage engaging face-to-face and online learning experiences," said Adam Hall, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SS&C Learning Solutions. "Our new solution is expected to provide ultimate flexibility and compliance for financial services firms. They will have access to leading industry courseware running on Bridge with all of the software and content components under a single contract."
Instructure, Inc. is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology company that makes software that makes people smarter. The partnership is already drawing interest from SS&C's clients. Marc Maloy, EVP Bridge Sales at Instructure, commented, "We're already seeing the excitement about integrating the Bridge platform with SS&C's financial training and learning solutions. The mixture of cloud-based data capabilities and finely tuned financial skills training courseware will fundamentally transform how capital markets firms educate and train their employees."
In addition to forming a partnership with Bridge, SS&C recently signed an agreement with CFM Partners, a leading Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) technology and intelligence solutions provider. CFM designs and develops timely, relevant, and audience-appropriate compliance and risk management education; supporting clients' efforts to create and maintain cultures of compliance. Complemented by CFM's training content, Zoologic's financial services library will provide a compelling one-stop solution for compliance and training departments.
About SS&C Technologies
SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software for the global financial services industry. Founded in 1986, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has offices around the world. Some 10,000 financial services organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services.
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