What Is a Fund Administrator?
In the wake of the Madoff scandal, institutional investors increasingly are demanding that hedge funds hire third-party fund administrators to verify net asset values and trading positions.
Hedge Funds Take a Hit
Hedge fund assets are falling and prime brokerage relationships are changing but during tough times a focus on improving technology can be a big differentiator.
Communication Is Key to Survival
Liquidity has becoming increasingly fragmented in today’s market, making communication between traders and everyone involved in the trading process key.
How Buy Side Trading Has Changed
The wake of 2008’s turbulent market conditions has left behind a new trading landscape, one that is different and one that is unique. Buy side traders share their thoughts on how trading has changed for them.
Exclusive: 2009 IT Spending to Drop Only 5%
Despite all the doom and gloom in the economy, a recent study from Aite Group says overall IT spending will only drop five percent and that risk management and compliance were two of the highest priorities. Business intelligence, document management and wealth management are areas that will see less resources in 2009.