Technology has proven to be a boon to hedge fund managers and investors over the past few years. The arduous search and investment process primarily performed in person and through word of mouth has now become a seamless process almost entirely managed from the comforts of an office. The introduction and proliferation of hedge fund database and analysis platforms, web sites, web meetings and teleconferencing functions, analysis and monitoring hedge funds has perhaps never been more accessible.
Hedge funds also have unprecedented access to information on other funds in the alternative investment regimes. This information, easily manipulated and studied using analytic platforms, allows hedge funds to construct marketing materials with data-driven insights and peer analysis, helping industry leaders to attract and keep investor allocations.
Also, there is a need for trusted hedge fund services partner to support hedge funds firms with the day-to-day management of funds. There are a few companies that offer comprehensive and dedicated hedge fund services that span the entire investment process across a full spectrum of fund strategies, domiciles and structures.
In an effort to help decision-makers assess the activities of investors as well as understand their prospective clients, a panel of prominent CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, along with the Capital Markets CIO Outlook editorial board has assessed scores of hedge funds technology solution and service providers and picked out a list that highlights the best among the best. We have considered the vendor’s offerings, core competencies, milestones and other capabilities that cater to the requirements of a hedge fund organization. We present to you Capital Markets CIO Outlook’s “Top 10 Hedge Fund Consulting/Service Companies - 2020”