Press Release

Venture FSG Exhibits at the October ICI Operations Conference
in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Venture recently showcased its professional consulting services and RUP4STP product at the October 2002 ICI Operations Conference. Over 500 attendees participated in this conference, which focused on “Preparing for Tomorrow While Managing in an Uncertain World.” Conference topics included wealth management, disaster recovery, retirement plan trends, and education savings options.

ABOUT VENTURE FINANCIAL SYSTEMS GROUP, LTD.

Venture Financial Systems Group, Ltd. is a consulting firm specifically focused on delivering business and technology solutions to the investment industry. Venture offers a wide range of consulting services including strategic planning, software and vendor service evaluations, system integration, customized software solutions, and implementation services. The consulting staff averages fifteen years experience drawn from a wide range of functional areas within the financial services industry. For more information, visit: www.venturefsg.com.