CALGARY, Jan. 16, 2013 /CNW/ – Solium (TSX: SUM), the leading global provider of cloud-enabled software and services for equity administration, financial reporting and compliance, today announced that its Shareworks ™ platform set new highs in client satisfaction in 2012, according to the results of a Group Five survey.

“Our Shareworks platform has long been regarded as the industry standard and it’s great to see Solium’s services recognized for being at the same elite level as our software,” said Mike Broadfoot, CEO and Managing Director. “We extend our sincere thanks to our clients for their participation in this survey and continued support of Shareworks.”

The data, information, and opinions included in the 2012 annual client survey are the result of research conducted by Group Five, Inc. during October 2012. According to Group Five, “Significant increases in satisfaction with service from Solium Account Managers and Client Administrators resulted in the highest satisfaction ratings ever achieved.”  Group Five is the main provider of surveys in the equity administration industry for North America, providing survey results for most of the major players in Solium’s marketplace.  The 2012 survey is Solium’s sixth annual.

Shareworks is a cloud-enabled software platform for the administration of equity compensation programs. Shareworks sets the global standard with its vast feature set that includes recordkeeping, real-time trade execution and comprehensive financial and compliance reporting.

About Solium Solium (TSX: SUM) provides cloud-enabled services for global equity administration, financial reporting and compliance. From our operation centers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia, our innovative SaaS technology powers share plan administration and equity transactions for more than 3,200 clients with employee participants in more than 150 countries. Follow us @Solium and visit us at solium.com

About Group Five Group Five is an international research and consulting firm specializing in business to business satisfaction research in the financial services industry. Group Five conducts research on client and investor satisfaction with transfer agent services, employee plan administrators, and American depositary banks. For further information: Scott Valentine Vice President Solium 403.472.5446 scott.valentine@solium.com