Category  Winner  Highly Commended
Best administrator - client service Quintillion Part of U.S. Bancorp Fund Services
Best administrator - innovation SS&C GlobeOp Virtus Partners
Best administrator - overall SEI 
Best debt/loan administration - client service Opus Fund Services
Best debt/loan administration - innovation Virtus Partners HSBC Securities Services
Best debt/loan administration - overall SS&C GlobeOp
Best data and information provider IHS Markit Hellebore Technologies 
Best distribution platform Stone Mountain Capital
Best middle-office services MJ Hudson FMS
Best back/mid- office technology Enfusion Systems 
Best portfolio management system Black Mountain Systems
Best risk management system Quantifi 
Best technology - overall Black Mountain Systems 
Best trading and execution technology Tradeweb Liquidnet 
Best trading and execution technology  - innovation  Liquidnet
Best trustee services   GLAS
Best valuation service Duff & Phelps
Best valuation service - hard to value assets IHS Markit
Best CLO – legal and compliance Paul Hastings 
Best compliance firm ACA Compliance
Best law firm - counsel Dechert 
Best law firm- start-ups  MJ Hudson Dechert 
Best law firm - overall MJ Hudson Macfarlanes 
Best prime broker - credit strategies Linear Investments 
Best credit research provider - NEW FOR 2017 CrediSights 
Most innovative use of technology - NEW FOR 2017 Black Mountain Systems 
Best Recruitment Firm Paragon Search Partners