eVestment provides a flexible suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions to help the institutional investing community identify and capitalize on global investment trends, better select and monitor investment managers and more successfully enable asset managers to market their funds worldwide. With the largest, most comprehensive global database of traditional and alternative strategies, delivered through leading-edge technology and backed by fantastic client service, eVestment helps its clients be more strategic, efficient and informed.
Serving Traditional and Alternative Markets
We serve the traditional – or long-only – industry with strategic analytic and reporting tools powered by extensive data submitted by thousands of asset managers. eVestment also offers unique insight into institutional holdings, asset flows and investor behavior.
We serve the alternatives industry with a depth of hedge fund data not available elsewhere and analytic tools that reflect the unique nature of hedge funds – including liquidity analysis for investors and several methods for risk modeling. We also serve the private equity market with the addition of the TopQ solution in 2015, a faster, more insightful and more secure way for private equity fund managers and institutional investors to analyze and exchange performance data.
How Our Clients Use eVestment
Asset managers use eVestment solutions for competitive analysis, asset flow trend analysis, fact sheet/presentation creation and developing insight on how pension plans, foundations, endowments and other allocators are making decisions on allocations. Drawing on its data management expertise, eVestment also offers database submission solutions for managers to address the industry's redundant data request problems by automating the transformation and precise update of manager data to multiple databases.
Hedge fund managers use eVestment to maximize exposure among the world’s largest institutional investors and consultants through our database as well as other consultant and third-party databases. We combine technology with a full-service approach to fund data submission, creating a marketing strategy to increase visibility and meetings. Hedge fund managers can also track how investors and consultants view their funds with access to the same tools and standard metrics their clients are using so they can be better prepared for meetings. Combined with the ability to create professional marketing materials, market exposure and market intelligence help hedge fund managers grow AUM.
Private equity fund managers use eVestment solutions to create and privately share their track records with investors for use during their due diligence processes – and since eVestment uses a consistent and standardized methodology to calculate performance, accuracy is ensured. In addition fund managers can monitor their own performance and prepare for fundraising by analyzing their own track record with an unparalleled level of granularity and flexibility unique to our configurable performance analysis tools.
Institutional investors, investment consultants and other investors like family offices and funds of funds use eVestment solutions to screen and select managers for potential allocations. We provide ideal tools to monitor the ongoing performance of portfolio members compared to a wide array of universes, indexes and other peer benchmarks. Our tools provide advanced portfolio construction, analysis and optimization features so investors can stay on top of their goals. And with additional tools for private equity analysis, investors can request access to track records during the due diligence process to gain deeper insight into the true drivers of performance for more effective decision-making.