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Preqin Solutions SEI white paper 'Finding Success as Alternatives Converge'

About the survey:
"Teaming with Preqin, SEI surveyed approximately 200 specialist and diversified alternative asset managers to gain an understanding of how they are positioning themselves strategically to maximize their competitiveness."

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Posted: 28 September, 2017
Preqin Solutions Preqin Solutions business case on Palatine Private Equity

From Preqin Solutions:
"In managing and reviewing the performance of its portfolio, Palatine Private Equity (PPE) had become over-dependent on its deal team members, which limited fund-level co-operation and control. PPE implemented Preqin Solutions’ cloud-based platform across its portfolio and internally to the Investment, Business Development and Portfolio Management teams."

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Posted: 28 September, 2017
Preqin Solutions Preqin Solutions 'Communications Challenges and Trends in Private Capital'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Shifting investor expectations and requirements have changed the nature of GP communications strategies. How can GPs meet LP reporting expectations and improve their IR strategies?"

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Posted: 27 September, 2017
PEF Services LLC PEF Services case study on Resilience Capital

From PEF Services:
"Watch the video to learn how Resilience Capital launched a new fund with PEF Services."

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Posted: 27 September, 2017
PEF Services LLC PEF Services video 'Benefits of Outsoucing Private Capital Fund Administration'

About the video:
"The private capital industry is experiencing increased back-office pressures.  General Partners are reexamining the question of whether to outsource their fund administration or keep it in house.  They have discovered that outsourcing this vital function helps them elevate investor services, enhance compliance, reduce costs, streamline operations and refocus on strategy."

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Posted: 27 September, 2017
PEF Services LLC PEF Services white paper 'Fund Administration Outsourcing'

About the white paper:
"As the private capital industry continues to see rapid changes, more General Partners (GPs) are reexamining the question of whether to outsource their fund administration or keep it in house."

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Posted: 27 September, 2017
eFront 'Swedfund goes live with eFront Invest'

From eFront:
"eFront announced today that Swedfund, the Swedish Government’s Development Finance Institution, has successfully implemented the eFront Invest solution. The implementation of eFront’s flagship offering will allow Swedfund to streamline its data collection process, reduce operational workload and dedicate more time to portfolio monitoring and performance measurement."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
eFront solution selected by one of the largest European Financial Institutions

From the press release:
"eFront, the leading financial software and solutions provider for managing alternative investments, has been selected by one of the largest international multilateral developmental investment banks to streamline their portfolio monitoring and portfolio valuation processes."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C eBriefing 'Impacts on managing private equity funds in an era of increased complexity'

From SS&C:
"The way that non-headline fees – such as transaction and portfolio company monitoring fees – have been levied on limited partners (LPs) in the past has never been totally translucent."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C post 'The AIMA guide to sound practices for the selection of administrators'

From the post:
"In its third edition of The Guide to Sound Practices for the Selection and Period Assessment of Administrators, AIMA worked with several market participants, including SS&C GlobeOp, to create updates that reflect today’s evolving and challenging alternative fund management environment."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C post 'Financial institutions choose private hosting'

From the post:
"It’s likely that your firm has already moved operational infrastructure to either a private hosting environment or a public cloud service provider. Maybe discussions are still taking place, weighing the benefits of service migration."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C 'Top China-based Asset Management Firm Extends Partnership with SS&C'

From the press release:
"PAAMC is a leading Chinese asset management company with approximately RMB 2.4 trillion (USD$360 billion) assets under management. SS&C will provide PAAMC with complete back office functionality via a single platform providing flexible and comprehensive control over fund administration, investment accounting, and asset servicing operations."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
Intralinks 'Worldwide M&A Markets Continue to Set New Highs, but Political Risks Remain'

From Intralinks:
"The latest edition of the Intralinks Deal Flow Predictor is now available, featuring our proven predictions for M&A activity in H2 2017. On the heels of an activity spike that occurred in Q1 2017, growth in early-stage M&A activity in Q2 2017 returned to the mid-single-digit levels."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C post 'The right technology partner makes month-end processing easy and efficient'

From the post:
"Month-end accounting and reporting is challenging for portfolio managers. Unpredictable market forces and multiple valuation and rating sources make it harder to apply timely and reliable data to your investment decisions and to mitigate risk exposure."

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Posted: 26 September, 2017
SS&C SS&C survey 'Asset Managers reveal gap between Client Reporting Value and Practice'

From SS&C:
"SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today released a study that reveals a client reporting climate with high expectations, yet outdated tools and strategies that do not meet modern business needs."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017
eFront PM Seminar in Paris

21 September 2017 in Paris

About the seminar:
"In a context of high entry multiples, greater demand for transparency and ever-increasing regulatory constraints, investors in private equity, infrastructure and real estate are pressured..."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017
eFront article 'Core real estate: a comparative perspective'

From the article:
"In addition, a deep dive into US versus European private real estate shows surprising geographic diversity even within the sub-asset class. Our conclusion is something that every investor considering the sector should read."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017
eFront Pevara private equity benchmarks released to Q2, 2017

From eFront:
"The latest eFront Pevara benchmark update has now been released, up to June 30th 2017. The benchmark contains more than 3,688 funds, including 164 for vintage year 2015."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017
eFront article 'EuroMena realizes large efficiency gains with eFront Invest'

From eFront:
"eFront, the leading financial software and solutions provider for managing alternative investments, today announces that EuroMena, a Lebanon based Fund Manager, has adopted eFront Invest solution to support its continued growth in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017
Intralinks post 'GDPR Dominates Infosecurity UK'

From the post:
"At the most recent London conference in June, though, one acronym stood out above all others: GDPR. The interest isn’t surprising. The regulation was enacted 14 months ago and comes into force in 10 – and many UK firms are still not prepared.."

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Posted: 22 August, 2017



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