Goldenhill assists Financial Software Systems ("FSS")
in its acquisition of Tecnología, Asesoría, Sistemas, S.A. de C.V. ("TAS")
Goldenhill's 1st Latin American transaction and 2nd transaction assisting FSS

SAN DIEGO & BUENOS AIRES - June 16, 2011 - Goldenhill International M&A Advisors today announced that it assisted and advised Financial Software Systems ("FSS"), in its acquisition of Mexico City-based Tecnología, Asesoría, Sistemas, S.A. de C.V. ("TAS").

FSS, founded in in the USA in 1992, serves a world-class set of Treasury, Wealth Management, Prime Brokerage, Broker-Dealer and Fund Management clients in the Americas, Europe and Asia. TAS was also founded in 1992 and serves a wide range of Banks and Broker-Dealers in México and Latin America.

"The acquisition of TAS will strengthen FSS' presence in México and Latin America and further expand our product offerings" said Gerald Thurston, President of FSS. The addition of FSS' software to the software offered by TAS will create many opportunities for TAS's existing clients and for new clients throughout Mexico and Latin America." FSS fully supports Foreign Exchange, Money Market, Bond, Equity and Derivative instruments. FSS's Spectrum Treasury System provides front-office, middle-office, and back-office processing, along with a robust suite of internet portals and web-publishing capabilities. FSS is also the world’s leading supplier of real-time credit and collateralized trading software through its MarginTrac system.

The acquisition of TAS by FSS is Goldenhill's second transaction advising FSS in a strategic acquisition and is the result of a thorough research, identification, analysis and negotiation process in which Goldenhill assisted and advised FSS from beginning to end. This latest project with FSS also represents another example of Goldenhill's ability to execute projects for its clients in the Technology sectors globally and especially the Financial Technology (FinTech) sector.

Commenting on the contribution of Goldenhill to the just completed transaction, Tim Bock, FSS' Chief Financial Officer said, "We were once again very satisfied with the advice and assistance Goldenhill provided us in this process from its initiation through to completion. Their experience and expertise especially in FinTech and in Latin America was a valuable component in the success of this project. We would recommend Goldenhill to others and we look forward to working with them on other future projects".

About Goldenhill International M&A Advisors

With offices in London, San Diego and Buenos Aires, Goldenhill's business is to represent and advise our clients in M&A engagements. Our engagements include providing services to Sellers or Buyers in M&A projects in the UK, USA, Europe, Latin America, Canada and beyond. We have extensive experience and a specific emphasis in technology businesses and many of our engagements result in cross-border transactions.

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