Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) has been appointed manager of the newly launched LCIV Global Equity Core fund. : If you have any problems with your access or would like to request an individual access account please contact our customer service team. Professional Adviser is excited to launch the new ESG Masterclass, taking place live online from 27th - 28th October. Delegates attending this event will benefit from thought-provoking presentations, informative Q&A sessions and structured CPD hours.
Mutual Of Omaha Is Spearheading Innovation And Diversity Efforts | Juan Prieto, Head of Alternative Investments | Q&A
Juan Prieto is the head of alternative investments at Mutual of Omaha, where he is responsible for leading and managing the portfolio construction, outsourcing, and monitoring of alternative investment mandates. In this interview, he discussed the qualities and attributes he looks at during manager selection; how Mutual of Omaha is investing in disruptors of the insurance ecosystem; and why return on inclusion (ROI) should be a priority for investors alike.
Maples Group supports Fountainhead Partners' FoHF Submitted 18/08/2020 - 9:23am The Maples Group is acting as administrator of the Fountainhead Alternative Vehicle (FAV), Hong Kong-based multi-family office Fountainhead Partners' USD285 million fund of hedge funds (FoHF) which has an estimated YTD return of 33 per cent. Having supported Fountainhead since 2016, the Group's fund services business provides a full range of administration services to FAV, including fund accounting, investor services, and AEOI and AML compliance support.
Outlook "bright" For Hedge Funds As Industry Seizes On Surging Volatility, Jp Morgan Asset Management Officials Say
Outlook "bright" for hedge funds as industry seizes on surging volatility, JP Morgan Asset Management officials say Submitted By Hugh Leask | 31/07/2020 - 1:37pm The immediate outlook for hedge funds is "very bright", with elevated volatility at an "optimal" level for macro and relative value strategies in particular, JP Morgan Asset Management's alternatives team said this week. Jamie Kramer, managing director and head of the Alternatives Solutions Group at JP Morgan Asset Management, said many hedge funds were able to insulate investors' portfolios during the Q1 market shock before taking advantage of rising markets during Q2's rally.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 13, 2020-- Venture capital investment firm TrueBridge Capital Partners today announced the close of its sixth venture capital fund-of-funds, TrueBridge Capital Partners Fund VI, L.P. ("Fund VI") with $600 million in limited partner commitments. With this latest fund, TrueBridge surpasses its previous fund of $450 million and now manages over $3.3 billion in assets. "Today's global economic environment is one with a truly unprecedented level of uncertainty.
24th Apr 2020 - 10:43am Calling all emerging fund managers! Join us at HedgeweekLIVE USA... Submitted 24/04/2020 - 10:43am For any new fund manager, getting the planning right at the pre-launch phase can potentially make the difference between success or costly failure. Hedgeweek LIVE is your bridge to a new understanding of each of the critical steps involved to successfully bring a hedge fund to market. Get informed -- pre-register now! Free to investors (LPs) and fund managers (GPs). Author Profile Tags Events.
Peeling Back The Wrapper Of Hedge Fund Strategies | Allaboutalpha: Alternative Investing Trends And Analysis | A Finance Blog About Private Equity, Commodities, And Other Alternative Asset Classes.
By Aaron Filbeck, CAIA, CFA, CIPM, Associate Director, Content Development at CAIA Association During CAIA Association's most recent Virtual Chapter event, Keith and I (virtually) sat down with Chris Tidmore, CFA, CPA at The Vanguard Group to discuss Vanguard's recent whitepaper, "The Wrapper Matters: Comparing Liquid Alternatives to Hedge Funds"Read More.
27th Mar 2020 - 3:54pm Evanston Capital's management team purchases equity From TA Associates Submitted 27/03/2020 - 3:54pm Alternative investment management team Evanston Capital Management's (ECM) management team has completed the purchase of the minority equity stake owned by certain private investment funds affiliated with TA Associates (TA). The buyout was led by ECM's senior management team, headed by Adam Blitz, CEO and Chief Investment Officer. The entire leadership team of ECM contributed new equity capital to finance the purchase and ECM has no outstanding debt obligations. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.
In a universe of over 10,000 private equity and hedge fund firms, manager selection is complex. It requires analytical tools that help you verify the data, qualitative review and operational due diligence, establishing a network of managers, and ongoing review of your investments. With over 25 years of experience identifying institutional alternative investment managers, below are some of the prudent questions we ask. Questions About The Firm 1. Who are the partners? What is their background? The investment industry is a people business.
Mike Brandmeyer, Goldman Sachs Goldman Sachs Group's asset management unit has named Raanan Agus and Mike Brandmeyer co-heads of alternative investments and manager selection, in a reshuffling of leadership tied to the creation of a separate group targeting private markets. Goldman partners Agus and Brandmeyer are replacing Chris Kojima, who will now co-lead the newly formed alternatives capital markets and strategy group inside the merchant banking division, according to internal memos circulated recently. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP has named Lisa Dallmer its new Chief Operating Officer.