eVestment Blog

02 Apr

Hedge Fund Administrator Survey — Continued Industry Consolidation Shifts Rankings

This past week eVestment released the 12th edition of our semi-annual hedge fund administrator survey. Used as a measuring stick of the administration industry’s hedge fund and alternatives businesses, firms were asked to submit total and region specific Assets Under Administration (AUA) across single manager hedge funds, funds of hedge funds, managed accounts, Undertakings for […]

15 Jan

Alpha Made Easy: Active Share Tells All, or Does It?

There’s a relatively new concept called “Active Share” that is getting a lot of attention recently. See for example the January 14, 2013 issue of Barron’s. Active Share is the percent of the portfolio holdings that do not match the benchmark’s allocations and is being touted as an alpha identifier. It all started in 2007 when [...]
13 Nov

Welcome to the Family, PerTrac and Fundspire

We are very pleased to welcome PerTrac and Fundspire into the eVestment family – and very excited about the expanded organizational expertise, scale and capabilities these deals will provide for our clients. Over the past several years, we have seen increasing movement towards a more hybrid model of investing, where alternative and traditional investments stand […]