eVestment’s “Alternative Fund Administration 2016 Industry Survey” highlights importance of operations & technology
Author: Chris Andraca
We wanted to underscore some important points that jumped out at us from the survey. First, let’s start off with some good news for the industry in general, and for Fund Administrators in particular:
Now, let’s talk about some of the more sobering insights from the survey:
Here are three quotes from the survey that jumped out at us, because they nearly perfectly sum up the problem that we help solve:
The survey is full of really compelling insights into the state of the alternative investment industry. It includes funds with over USD $6.6 trillion in combined total assets under administration, and consists of hedge funds, private equity firms, real-estate funds, funds of funds, and liquid alternatives.
We encourage everyone in the industry to read this survey. We especially recommend that fund administrators read it. The survey can be found at eVestment’s site here. There is also a great recap of the survey from Tabinda Hussein at ValueWalk that can be found here.
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Sources: All quotes included in this blog post were taken either directly from the eVestment survey or the ValueWalk article referenced at the beginning of this post.