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DST’s Vision® Professional Reaches Milestone

September 27, 2012

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — DST Brokerage Solutions, committed to the development and delivery of next generation advisor tools for the financial industry, announced today that Vision Professional has reached agreements with more than 75 unique broker-dealers.

Vision Professional, launched in 2011, is a component of the DST Brokerage Solutions offering designed to help broker dealers better manage their business. Vision Professional provides access to premium content seamlessly integrated into the DST Vision website, and offers enhanced features providing advisors an affordable solution for generating consolidated customer reports. Vision Professional is integrated with Advisor WatchGuard, an independent product offered by WatchGuard Financial, LLC, to generate product analytic reporting.

By aggregating data from major clearing firms as well as mutual fund, variable annuity, and REIT companies, Vision Professional delivers broker dealers and their advisors consolidated reporting. The premium reporting is accessible online, by tablet, and mobile. Advisors can also permission direct access to investors. The solution can be deployed from within a broker dealer proprietary website through a private label offering.

“In one year, we became a trend setter in consolidated reporting, which validates our mission of providing value-added solutions to broker dealers of all sizes,” said Mike Abbaei, President, DST Brokerage Solutions. “We are leveraging this momentum to transform new markets like electronic account opening, compliance, BPM, and social media integration.”

About DST Brokerage Solutions, LLC
DST Brokerage Solutions, LLC is committed to fundamentally impacting the way the brokerage market conducts business by delivering efficient solutions that address broker dealers’ unique challenges. DST Brokerage Solutions provides innovative technology and operations solutions to the broker dealer marketplace, including subaccounting services, advisor workflow tools and strategy consulting to help brokers dealers operate more efficiently, cost effectively and manage risk. DST Brokerage Solutions is a wholly-owned subsidiary and a core business vertical of DST Systems, Inc.

About DST Systems, Inc.
DST Systems, Inc. provides sophisticated information processing solutions and services to support the global asset management, insurance, retirement, brokerage, and healthcare industries. In addition to technology products and services, DST also provides integrated print and electronic statement and billing solutions through DST Output. DST’s world-class data centers provide technology infrastructure support for financial services and healthcare companies around the globe. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO., DST is a publicly-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange.

The information and comments in this press release may include forward-looking statements respecting DST and its businesses. Such information and comments are based on DST’s views as of today, and actual actions or results could differ. There could be a number of factors, risks, uncertainties or contingencies that could affect future actions or results, including but not limited to those set forth in DST’s periodic reports (Forms 10-K or 10-Q) filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All such factors should be considered in evaluating any forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in this press release to reflect future events. Brand, service or product names or marks in this press release are trademarks or service marks, registered or otherwise, of DST Systems, Inc., DST subsidiaries or affiliates, or third parties.

SOURCE DST Brokerage Solutions

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