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Hedge Fund Databases

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Albourne (moatspace) Altura Capital Allocator Barclay Hedge Bloomberg Callan Associates Cambridge Associates Camaradata Credit Suisse DeMArche Associates Equest EurekaHedge eVestment Alliance FEG FIS Fundbase Global Manager Research Greenwich Alternative HedgeAlytix HedgeCo Hedge Connection Hedge Fund Intelligence HedgePole HFR Informais/PSN L.C.G. Associates Mercer MMR MMD MorganHedge Nelson’s Prima Capital Preqin Rock Creek Thomson Reuters Wilshire Associates

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The changing face Asset Management by 2020

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The asset management industry stands on the edge of a number of fundamental shifts that will shape the future of the industry… Most asset managers have afforded themselves little time to bring the future into focus and the way in which many of them will operate in 2020, will be significantly different compared with today. New managers starting up are still working with rules and expectations that quite frankly no longer exist. “Asset Management 2020 – A Brave New World,“ a great report created by PWC – sets out how the operating landscape for asset managers will change by 2020 and explains how asset managers can prepare for the challenges ahead and turn them into competitive advantages.   The asset …

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A (non-comprehensive) list of 3rd party marketers

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The following is a non exclusive and certainly never comprehensive listing of 3rd Party Marketers currently in operation as at February 2018 together with a link to their website. Addison Capital, Inc. Agecroft Partners (Probably the best one we know of) See this article by Don Steinbrugge ALFI Partners Amade Global Partners ARK Global, LLC Arrow Partners, Inc. Avec Capital

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Four Things all Emerging Managers Should Consider Before Making that First Trade By Dennis Schall

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By Dennis Schall, CPA, Partner, Alternative Investments Group at Marcum LLP So the story goes: you have been working for a big Wall Street firm for years and you’re tired of making millions of dollars for other people and want to make it for yourself. Your co-worker sitting next to you feels the same. One night, over some cocktails at the local watering hole, the two of you decide“ Hey, enough is enough; let’s start our own hedge fund!” The next day you both quit your jobs and call your former college roommate who is now a real estate attorney and ask him to write your fund documents. He goes to the internet and downloads fund documents. You and your partner …

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Why Emerging Funds Struggle to Put on Weight by Meredith Jones

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Meredith Jones October 27, 2017 A veritable cornucopia of research points to the benefits of investing with funds a bit off the beaten path. But investors are like dieters — knowing what’s good for them doesn’t make them do the right thing. When I was 18 months old, my mom worried about my seemingly lagging childhood development when I had yet to utter a single word. It turns out I just needed the proper motivation: carbs. My infamous first words shortly thereafter were “May I have a cookie, please?” My diet was, is, and always has been terrible. From my early addiction to cookies, Lucky Charms, and tater tots to my adult fixation on steak-frites, wings, and brownies, my two …