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November 2016


Certent Recognized by Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500™ for Second Straight Year Pleasanton, CA – November 21, 2016 — Certent today announced it was named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Certent grew 150% percent during the period 2012 to 2015…read more

October 2016


Certent Unveils New Equity Management User Experience at 24th Annual NASPP Conference Pleasanton, CA – October 24, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software‐as‐a‐service (SaaS) solutions for financial disclosure and equity compensation management, announces its next generation Equity Management user experience, which it reveals this week at the premiere event for stock plan and executive compensation professionals, the 24th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition in Houston, Texas. . . read more

June 2016


Certent, Inc. Acquires DisclosureNet Acquisition Expands Financial Compliance Capabilities and Bolsters Management Team Pleasanton, CA – June 30, 2016 –Certent, Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire DisclosureNet, a provider of software-as-a-service solutions that improve the quality of external and internal reporting by enabling peer comparisons and analysis, access to accounting standards, and quantitative benchmarking. DisclosureNet’s technology helps users reduce risk, accelerate reporting cycles, and file higher quality financial disclosures. DisclosureNet CEO, Paul Hill, will serve as Chief Revenue Officer at Certent…read more

Certent Disclosure Management to Support Inline XBRL
New Functionality Enables Companies to Meet Voluntary SEC iXBRL Filing Standards
Pleasanton, CA – June 14, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation and financial disclosure management, announces support for the SEC Inline XBRL requirements made public on June 13, 2016. Certent’s Disclosure Management solution will allow companies to create and submit Inline XBRL documents as part of the SEC’s voluntary filing program which commenced yesterday and runs through March 2020…read more

Certent Introduces Next-Generation Disclosure Management User Experience Pleasanton, CA – June 6, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software‐as‐a‐service (SaaS) solutions for financial disclosure and equity compensation management, announces the immediate availability of its next-generation Disclosure Management cloud-based user experience….read more


May 2016

2016 Certent Summit Opens with Record Attendance Pleasanton, CA – May 23, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software‐as‐a‐service solution for equity compensation and financial disclosure management, opens its annual user conference today
in San Francisco with record attendance and announces its sponsors and a charity networking event…..read more


April 2016

Certent Releases Findings of 2016 Stock Plan Administration Survey Pleasanton, CA – April 12, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation and financial disclosure management, today announced the results of its 2016 Stock Plan Administration Operational Benchmark Study. With input from more than 200 stock plan professionals spanning diverse industries and the full range of company sizes, the survey explores today’s realities of offering and managing a company’s stock plan, from the administration team structure to service delivery models….read more


March 2016

Geoff Colvin to Keynote at the 2016 Certent Summit Pleasanton, CA – March 24, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation and financial disclosure management, announces Geoff Colvin as keynote speaker at Certent Summit 2016 on May 23rd-25th in San Francisco, CA….read more


February 2016

Certent Announces Next Generation Disclosure Management for 2016 Pleasanton, CA – February 4, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software‐as‐a‐service (SaaS)solutions for financial disclosure and equity compensation management, announces its next generation Disclosure Management solutions to support expansion of its financial compliance capabilities….. read more


January 2016

Wendy Nieto Joins Certent as Chief Financial Officer Pleasanton, CA – January 26, 2016 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software‐as‐a‐service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation and financial disclosure management, announces that Wendy Nieto has joined Certent as chief financial officer (CFO) effective today…. read more


December 2015

Certent Ranked Among Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500 Pleasanton, CA – December 1, 2015 – Certent, Inc. today announced its appearance on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Certent grew 114 percent from 2011 to 2014… read more


October 2015

Certent Powers Fidelity’s Partial Administration Offering for Company Stock Plans Pleasanton, CA – Oct. 27, 2015 — Certent, a leading provider of equity compensation and financial disclosure software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, announced today that it has teamed with Fidelity Investments to employ Certent’s Equity Compensation Management solution as a Certified Data Interface provider with Fidelity. The collaboration enables stock plan administration and transaction solutions… read more

Certent Expands Disclosure Management Solutions with Launch of Disclosure Research Pleasanton, CA – October 7, 2015 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation management and regulatory filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), announces the launch of Disclosure Research, it’s latest offering to improve the process of efficiently developing and submitting high quality regulatory documents… read more


August 2015

Certent Announces Expanded Support Offerings Pleasanton, CA – August 31, 2015 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation management, financial reporting for ASC718, and regulatory filings with the SEC, announces the expansion of customer support offerings for its growing client base… read more

Maxim Group and Certent Enhance Technology for Equity Plan Administration Pleasanton, CA – August 20, 2015– Maxim Group LLC and Certent, Inc. announce the launch of electronic certification for W-9 Forms, further streamlining equity plan administration and transaction solutions for their joint clients…read more

Certent Joins XBRL US Center for Data Quality Pleasanton, CA – August 10, 2015 ‐ Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation management, financial reporting for ASC718, and regulatory filings with the SEC, announces its membership and support for the XBRL US Center for Data Quality…read more


 July 2015

Certent and Vena Team Up to Streamline Financial Compliance & Performance Management July 29, 2015 – Certent  announces a strategic partnership with Vena Solutions, a leader in cloud-based Corporate Performance Management (CPM). Certent’s Disclosure Management platform accesses the financial performance data within Vena and allows user to link this data across…read more


 June 2015

Certent and UBS Wealth Management Americas Launch Next Generation Direct Broker Interface June 9, 2015 – UBS Wealth Management Americas and Certent Inc. today announced the launch of their Next Generation Direct Broker Interface (DBI), an enhanced data transfer process which enables plan administration and transaction solutions for their joint clients…read more


 April 2015

Bridge Bank Provides $6.5 Million in Financing to Certent, Inc. April 9, 2015 – Bridge Capital Holdings whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that it has expanded its relationship with Certent, Inc., a client since 2008, with a $6.5 million recurring revenue line of credit facility… read more


 March 2015

Certent’s Expanded Service Offerings Support Accelerated Growth March 9, 2015 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of equity compensation and financial disclosure software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, announces the success of broader service offerings and expansion of its Roseville, CA operations facility…..read more


 February 2015

Lee Cockerell Added as 2nd Keynote to the 2015 Certent Summit February 9, 2015 – Certent, Inc., a leading provider of equity compensation management and financial compliance software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, announces the addition of Lee Cockerell as a second keynote speaker at Certent Summit 2015 on March 25th – 27th in Lake Buena Vista, FL….read more


 January 2015

Equity Administration Solutions Incorporated (EASi) is Now Certent January 12, 2015 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), a leading provider of financial compliance software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions announces the company is now Certent. Effective January 1st 2015, the decision to rebrand as Certent, Inc. is a direct…..read more


 December 2014

Mobeen Bajwa Joins EASi as Senior Vice President for Products December 22, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), a leading provider of financial compliance software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions announces that Mobeen Bajwa has joined EASi as senior vice president for products and will be responsible for our technology groups….read more

EASi Releases Interactive Reporting December 03, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent stock plan software-as-a-service company in the world, announces the release and immediate availability of EASi’s Interactive Reporting. This new functionality provides users additional control over the organization and presentation of their data. The modern reporting architecture provides companies with superior report customization within the EASi application….read more


 November 2014

Mary L. Schapiro, former SEC Chairman, to keynote EASi Customer Summit November 10, 2014 – Pleasanton, CA – November 10, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent stock plan software-as-a-service technology company, announces that Mary L. Schapiro, former U.S. SEC Chairman, will deliver the keynote address at the EASi Summit 2015 user conference being held March 25-27….read more


 September 2014

TD Ameritrade Announces Strategic Relationship with EASi September 25, 2014 – TD Ameritrade, Inc. (“TD Ameritrade”), a broker-dealer subsidiary of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE: AMTD), today announced a relationship with Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi) one of the largest equity compensation software-as-a-service companies in the world and a leading provider of administrative support for employee stock plans….read more

EASi acquires Rivet Software September 23, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Rivet Software, a leading provider of financial filing and reporting systems that improve the way companies create, distribute and consume financial information. Rivet’s technology enables financial transparency and leverages global standards in XBRL. More than 300 leading public companies including 3D Systems, Crocs, Endeavor Corp, QR Energy, Sussex Bank, WD-40, as well as the leading global financial printers, utilize Rivet Software for their mission critical filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission….read more


 August 2014

EASi Representatives to Speak at NASPP Annual Conference August 05, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent equity compensation software-as-a-service company in the world, is pleased to announce that Vincent Alessi and Kathy Biddle have been selected as key speakers for the upcoming “22nd Annual NASPP Conference,” to be held in Las Vegas, NV from September 29-October 2….read more


 July 2014

Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. Acquires Option Admin, Inc. July 15, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent equity compensation software-as-a-service company in the world, and San Mateo-based Option Admin, Inc., a software and service firm specializing in equity compensation and accounting for private companies, today announced that they have completed a definitive agreement under which EASi has acquired Option Admin….read more


 June 2014

Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. Rolls Out Online Community June 23, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent equity compensation software-as-a-service company, is excited to announce another significant investment in customer success through the creation of an online customer community that provides exclusive content and social networking for clients….read more


 May 2014

Stock Plan Administration Operational Benchmark Survey Released May 20, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi) today announced the results of its 2014 Stock Plan Administration Operational Benchmark Study. The study was designed to uncover the biggest challenges in administering and reporting on equity compensation plans for companies that offer stock‐based equity to their employees. Conducted online in the first quarter of 2014, the survey benchmarked the operations of over 150 stock plan administrators and finance professionals….read more


 March 2014

Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. Welcomes Customers to Annual Summit March 27, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent stock plan software-as-a-service technology company, welcomes nearly 200 customers, partners and other attendees to its annual user conference, EASi Summit 2014, this week in San Diego, CA….read more

UBS Equity Plan Advisory Services to Present at EASi User Conference March 26, 2014 – UBS today announced it is participating as a sponsor at the Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. annual user conference, “EASi Summit 2014,” at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay in San Diego this week. The two firms have been collaborating to serve mutual clients since early 2008….read more

Morgan Stanley Gold Sponsor at EASi User Conference March 25, 2014 – Morgan Stanley today announced it is participating as a Gold Sponsor at the Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. annual user conference, “EASi Summit 2014,” at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay in San Diego this week….read more

Michael Madigan Joins EASi As Senior Vice President of Product Management and Strategy March 24, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent equity compensation software-as-a-service company, today announced that Michael Madigan has joined EASi as senior vice president of product management and strategy….read more


 February 2014

Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. Featured at 10th Annual CEP Symposium February 26, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi) is set to address several industry events in the coming month. As an innovator in SaaS solutions for the equity compensation industry, EASi’s experts in technology and stock plan administration and accounting will provide guidance at several upcoming industry gatherings….read more


 January 2014

Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. Launches Education Services January 28, 2014 – Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the largest independent equity compensation software-as-a-service company, today announced a significant customer success investment. Clients who use the EASi software to streamline and simplify how they track, manage and report on stock compensation will now also have access to more robust education offerings….read more


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