Boston Financial Announces Retirement Of Compliance Veteran Joan Dowd

    Boston Financial Announces Retirement Of Compliance Veteran Joan Dowd

Firm Appoints New Chief Compliance Officer, Craig Hollis

PR Newswire

QUINCY, Mass., Feb. 21, 2014

QUINCY, Mass., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Financial Data Services,
Inc., a premier provider of outsourcing services to the asset management
industry, today announced that Joan Dowd, Chief Compliance Officer (CCO), will
retire after 33 years with the company.

"We thank Joan for her outstanding contributions to Boston Financial and
dedication to our clients," said Lynda Kaplan, Chief Administrative Officer.
"She has been a key contributor in expanding our compliance solutions and
developing the expertise of the team."

Under the leadership of Ms. Dowd, Boston Financial has built a deep and
comprehensive compliance program to support its clients' 38a-1 requirements,
developed a suite of online compliance tools, and hosted annual CCO Due
Diligence Forums and quarterly webcast series. In addition, Ms. Dowd worked
closely with industry groups, such as ICI and NICSA, on policy issues and was
an advocate for the industry.

As a result of her retirement, Craig Hollis will assume the role of Chief
Compliance Officer and retain his current responsibilities as AML Officer and
Managing Director. He joined Boston Financial in July 2004 and has 30 years of
mutual fund transfer agency experience. Hollis currently oversees all
operational aspects of Boston Financial's Compliance department, including
22c-2, blue sky, and unclaimed property administration services. Additionally,
he is the chairman of the Risk Management Committee at Boston Financial.

About Boston Financial
Boston Financial Data Services is one of the industry's premier outsourcing
providers servicing the mutual fund and employer retirement plans markets.
Boston Financial is a joint venture between DST Systems, Inc. of Kansas City,
MO., and State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) of Boston, MA. This joint
venture has enabled Boston Financial's clients to utilize DST's
industry-leading software and technology while benefiting from the
institutional support and global reach of State Street. For more information
on Boston Financial, visit

Media Contact Information:
Ann Marie Mierzykowski
Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.

SOURCE Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.

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