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Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer
12 Oct 2018

GBST appoints Matthew Walton as Chief Financial Officer. Matthew has a strong background in finance leadership and transformation and has held senior finance positions in Australian financial services and information technology businesses over the past 20 years.

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UK assets on GBST’s Composer® platform increase to over £100bn
06 Sep 2018

GBST has seen UK assets on its Composer® platform rise by over 50% to approximately £120bn and active accounts increase by 72% to 2,265,300 in the six months to end of June 2018. The increase in assets continues to be fuelled by the strong asset growth of GBST’s UK clients as well as the migration of books of business.

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GBST to power Investec Click & Invest’s Personal Pension
07 Aug 2018

GBST will provide the Personal Pension administration technology to Investec Click & Invest’s digital offering via its award-winning Composer® back office platform. The partnership will support Click & Invest as it extends its discretionary managed online investment service to include a Personal Pension built in conjunction with GBST’s paperless integration system Composer®.

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Elly Grace joins GBST’s Tax Solutions Team
31 Jul 2018

GBST appoints new Client Relationship Manager and Tax SME, a specialist in end to end client experience with expertise in tax product, analysis and distribution.

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GBST and Equiniti announce strategic partnership
24 Jul 2018

GBST has formed a strategic partnership with Equiniti, the leading specialist administration and payment service provider, to provide best in class technology and outsourcing services to the market. We will work together to offer investment operations and platform technology to clients and prospective clients within the life and pensions and wealth management sectors.

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Australian Productivity Commission Praises Leading Australian Superfunds on Implementing Tax-Aware operations with the help of GBST’s Tax Solutions
13 Jul 2018

The Australian Government’s Productivity Commission recently highlighted the benefits delivered to Superannuation Fund members through “tax aware” investment strategies. Utilising GBST’s patented and market leading tax solution technology, funds can manage their tax positions across all portfolios. 

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GBST delivers new fully customisable digital platform
27 Jun 2018

GBST has delivered a state of the art digital platform, Catalyst, for new and existing wealth management and pensions clients as part of its wider technology upgrade programme. Following significant investment in research and development, GBST’s Catalyst enables the creation of modern digital products and solutions that seamlessly integrate with existing robust GBST systems.  The new digital platform will provide clients with a highly-configurable solution that offers multi-device access, can be integrated into a client’s existing website and is fully customisable to their own look and feel. 

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GBST supports Vitality’s Investment and Retirement proposition launch
21 Jun 2018

GBST is providing the technology behind Vitality’s new UK Investment and Retirement proposition. VitalityInvest extends Vitality’s existing life and health offering and is based on the principle of shared value - which generates economic value for all stakeholders through positive, long-term behaviour change – and aims to close the UK ‘savings gap’ through solutions that bring together investments and wellness. Vitality is part of Discovery Limited, a worldwide insurer and investment manager protecting more than eight million members in 18 countries worldwide.

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GBST launches Digital Superannuation product with SuperEstate
05 Apr 2018

GBST has partnered with online Superannuation provider SuperEstate to provide a market leading digital capability for the Australian market. SuperEstate is a start-up online fund that is pioneering a means for everyday Australians to access the residential property market. Previously Australians wishing to invest directly in residential property have been limited to access through a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF) structure.

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GBST Works with Qantas Super to Deliver Optimal CGT Benefits to Members
19 Mar 2018

Qantas Super and GBST have signed an agreement that will significantly extend GBST’s successful tax capability. This enhanced offering will give Qantas Super members the ability to receive the maximum tax benefits available to them, following the introduction of the Federal Government superannuation legislation on 1 July 2017.

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