SEI Selected by 36 South To Provide Outsourcing Services for Irish Registered Funds

By Sei, PRNE
Sunday, February 6, 2011

Company's Extensive Expertise and Scalable Structures Crucial to 36 South Capital as it Expands Global Investment Focus

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, February 7, 2011 - SEI (Nasdaq: SEIC) announced today that it had been selected by absolute
return manager 36 South Capital Advisors LLP to provide full-service
operational outsourcing for the firm's recently re-domiciled volatility
funds. SEI's ability to provide institutional-quality technology and
industry-proven solutions to support growth plans were key factors in the
selection process for 36 South.

SEI's comprehensive fund solution encompasses fund administration,
accounting, investor servicing, and trust and custody services. At the centre
of this solution is SEI's Manager Dashboard, which provides flexible,
transparent, and aggregated views of data across multiple product lines from
the fund or portfolio level to investment detail via the web. The Manager
Dashboard enables 36 South to view detailed data related to holdings,
transactions, and performance.

"SEI's global presence, technology, and scalability were critical for us
as we sought an outsourcing partner," said Richard Haworth, Partner and Chief
Investment Officer at 36 South Capital Advisors LLP. "SEI's proven platform
and expertise across fund structures gave us the one-stop shop that we were
looking for to provide a truly integrated solution. We also really
appreciated that their technology provides us with more comprehensive access
to our data, which enables us to provide a better investor experience."

"36 South's ambitions to further expand were one of the reasons they
wanted a single strategic outsourcing partner with the experience and
solutions necessary to meet their needs," said John Alshefski, Senior Vice
President, SEI's Investment Manager Services division. "At SEI, we've spent a
significant amount of time and resources ensuring our platform and our
processes provide the integration and scalability that our clients need. 36
South is clearly in a strong growth mode and we're looking forward to helping
them achieve their business goals and serve their clients now and in the

About SEI's Investment Manager Services Division

SEI's Investment Manager Services division provides comprehensive
operational outsourcing solutions to global investment managers focused on
mutual funds, hedge and private equity funds, exchange traded funds,
collective trusts, and separately managed, as well as institutional and
private client, accounts. The division applies operating services,
technologies, and business and regulatory knowledge to each client's business
objectives. Its resources enable clients to meet the demands of the
marketplace and sharpen business strategies by focusing on their core
competencies. The division has been recognized by HFMWeek as "Most Innovative
Fund Administrator (Over $30bn AUA)" and "Best Funds of Hedge Funds
Administrator (Over $30bn AUA)." For more information, visit

About SEI

SEI (Nasdaq: SEIC) is a leading global provider of outsourced asset
management, investment processing and investment operations solutions. The
company's innovative solutions help corporations, financial institutions,
financial advisors, and affluent families create and manage wealth. As of
December 31, 2010, through its subsidiaries and partnerships in which the
company has a significant interest, SEI administers $416 billion in mutual
fund and pooled assets and manages $172 billion in assets. SEI serves
clients, conducts or is registered to conduct business and/or operations,
from numerous offices worldwide. For more information, visit

About 36 South

Founded in New Zealand in 2001, 36 South is an established hedge fund
manager which specializes in managing global macro/volatility funds, one of
just a handful of fund managers actively pursuing this strategy. Investment
decisions are taken based upon 36 South's proprietary Quadrivium process, and
make use of bespoke indices, developed by 36 South, called the Global Implied
Volatility Indices.

Services provided by SEI Investments - Global Fund Services Limited (Reg.
in Dublin No. 242309), SEI Investments Trustee & Custodial Services (Ireland)
Limited (Reg. in Dublin No. 315393), and their affiliates, which are all
wholly owned subsidiaries of SEI Investments Company.

SEI Investments - Global Fund Services Limited and SEI Investments
Trustee & Custodial Services (Ireland) Limited (Styne House, Upper Hatch
Street, Dublin 2, Ireland) are authorized by the Central Bank of Ireland
under the Central Bank Reform Act 2010.

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