APIR Systems Limited (APIR) is an independent, privately owned utility that provides a critical component of the wealth management industry's infrastructure.
Since 1993, APIR has been identifying, coding and managing reference data for unlisted financial products. During that time, we have identified over 30,000 unlisted financial products of which nearly 15,000 are actively trading in today's market.
The "APIR Code" is universal across the Australian wealth management industry, being used by all the distribution platforms, custodians and fund administrators. Our supporting data services are used by leading research houses, data houses, major software developers and financial planning desktops.
In Australia, APIR is also the issuer of ISIN (International Securities Identification Numbers) for unlisted managed investment schemes and superannuation funds, and an authorised Registration Agent for the issuing of Legal Entity Identifiers (LEI).
APIR is made up of a dedicated team of people with extensive financial services, standards and technology experience. They each bring their individual skills, knowledge and backgrounds together to form a strong, innovative and resilient workforce with a common vision to serve the needs of our clients and industry stakeholders.