LONDON, April 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- eVestment, the global leader in institutional investor data and analytics, has been awarded a 2016 Investors in People Silver accreditation, recognizing eVestment as one of the top places to work in the United Kingdom.
Based on 25 years of research, the Investors in People standard is underpinned by a rigorous assessment methodology and a framework which reflects the very latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry.
Atlanta-based eVestment has long been recognized as a top workplace in its home country the United States. The company engaged with Investors in People in the United Kingdom to further articulate eVestment's commitment to creating a top global workplace.
"This accreditation is important because we realize how closely the well-being of our employees relates to our long-term success and that of our clients," said eVestment's Christophe Frèrebeau, head of the company's U.K. operations, based in eVestment's London office. "Building a workplace where people feel challenged to innovate, feel they can grow their careers and enjoy coming to every day is one of our company's key global goals because we feel that environment results in the best service and solutions for our clients."
The multi-step Investors in People accreditation includes a discovery phase, self-assessment, employee interviews, review of documentation, observations by Investors in People representatives and, finally, the accreditation report and feedback.
In the United States, eVestment has ranked on numerous top-workplace and fast-growth company lists. In 2015, eVestment was ranked the No. 15 overall company to work for in the United States by Fortune Magazine and Great Place to Work. The company also consistently ranks among the top workplaces in Atlanta, eVestment's headquarters city.
The company is also among the fastest growing companies in the United States, placing for nine consecutive years on the Inc. 500/5000 list of the country's fastest growing companies in the United States.
eVestment provides a flexible suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions to help the institutional investing community identify and capitalize on global investment trends, better select and monitor investment managers and more successfully enable asset managers to market their funds worldwide. eVestment's mission is to help make smart money smarter.