Media Coverage

31 Jul

eVestment: Private Equity Leads Private Markets Commitments in June

Alpha Week looked at the findings of the new eVestment Private Markets Monitor, which highlights major trends in private markets allocations and activities each month. New data published by eVestment suggests private equity was the most popular type of private markets allocation in June. Public pensions monitored by eVestment made 49 private market equity commitments [...]
16 Jul

eVestment adds Eurekahedge Data to Hedge Fund Data Offering

HedgeWeek highlighted eVestment’s announcement of a data sharing agreement with Eurekahedge under which eVestment analytics clients will have access to Eurekahedge fund data and indices. eVestment, a specialist in institutional investment data and analytics, is to offer Eurekahedge fund data and indices to clients of eVestment’s suite of Analytics solutions. eVestment Analytics clients will now [...]
01 Jul

Alternative assets under administration jump 18.8% in 2018 – eVestment

Pensions & Investments highlighted the rising AUA in the funds administration business and looked at other trends in the space based on eVestment’s 2019 Funds Administration Survey. Alternative assets under administration as of Dec. 31 totaled $10 trillion, up 18.8% from the prior year, according to a new survey from eVestment. READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE
01 Jul

They’re Baaaaack: The Investment That’s Making an Unlikely Comeback

Institutional Investor magazine highlighted the revival of funds of hedge funds based on data from eVestment’s annual Alternative Funds Administration Survey. Goldman Sachs Group bought one in December 2018. A month later, Canterbury Consulting set one up for its clients.     Funds-of-hedge funds, or investment pools that manage portfolios of hedge funds and charge an additional layer of [...]
03 Jun

Traditional money managers see $22.8 billion in outflows in Q1 – eVestment

Pensions & Investments magazine highlighted top line findings from our Q1 2019 eVestment Traditional Asset Flows Report. Long-only traditional asset managers reported $22.8 billion in net outflows for the first quarter and net outflows of $499 billion over the past four quarters, said eVestment's quarterly Traditional Asset Flows Report. READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE
30 May

Expanded eVestment Traditional Asset Flows Report Offers Insights Across More Asset Classes and Geographies

Institutional Asset Manager highlighted the findings from eVestment’s expanded Q1 2019 Traditional Asset Flows Report. Long-only asset managers reported Q1 2019 institutional assets under management (AUM) of USD26.8 trillion according to the latest figures released by eVestment. The company’s expanded Traditional Asset Flows report, which offers a wider and broader view of the traditional institutional [...]
26 May

Investors Fret Over High Valuations of Private Companies

The Financial Times highlighted new trends in the private markets business with insights from the 2019 eVestment Private Markets Due Diligence Survey, released in May. Investors have enthusiastically piled into private assets over the past decade, as ultra-low interest rates spurred them to hunt for returns in asset classes beyond listed stocks and bonds. They [...]
23 May

New Survey Reveals Lowered Return Expectations Among Private Market Investors

Private Equity Wire highlighted the findings of eVestment’s new 2019 Private Markets Due Diligence Survey, released May 23. Private markets funds have continued to rake in new commitments from institutional investors eager to diversify their portfolios and capture the returns private markets investments can offer. However, investors are now tempering their private markets return expectations. [...]
30 Apr

eVestment Institutional Separate Accounts Fees Report Offers Unique Insights on Asset Management Fee Discounts

Yahoo Finance highlighted the findings from eVestment’s new fees report, based on eVestment Market Lens data. How much institutional investors pay in asset management fees continues to be a hot topic, but hard data about the difference between what asset managers say they charge and actual fees charged has been hard to come by. eVestment’s [...]
26 Mar

Inst’l Sales Teams Turn to Novel Prospecting Techniques: eVestment

FundFire highlighted how eVestment solutions like Market Lens are helping asset managers get ahead in their efforts to win mandates and grow AUM. The most successful institutional sales teams are shifting to more targeted and systematic methods to identify prospects, as traditional approaches to asset gathering are falling flat according to eVestment. Technology, data proliferation and [...]