Media Coverage

07 Oct

eVestment Signs Six Omni Clients in Three Months

Global institutional investment data and analytics firm eVestment has signed six new European clients to the company’s Omni solution in the past three months. The six new clients are Sydbank, Jyske and Carnegie Asset Management of Denmark; Berenberg of Germany; SCOR Investment Partners of France; and Security KAG of Austria. Each firm’s asset management division […]

08 Sep

eVestment Ranks High on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s List of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta

eVestment, the global leader in institutional investment data and analytics, has ranked as metro Atlanta’s No. 7 best place to work among large companies on the just-released Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2016 Best Places to Work list. The Atlanta Business Chronicle rankings, created in partnership with Quantum Workplace, are based on surveys of employees from hundreds […]

01 Sep

A Day of Service: Helping Children Understand Business, Finance and Investing

eVestment sent a squad of employees to downtown Atlanta’s Junior Achievement Discovery Center to volunteer with children at the center this week. This was one of several community-service activities eVestment participates in with various Atlanta-based charities in our headquarters city. The Junior Achievement Discovery Center is especially meaningful to eVestment’s employees as it teaches children about […]

19 Aug

SWFs pull $16.2 bln from external managers in Q2 as selling accelerates

Sovereign wealth funds pulled $16.2 billion from third-party asset managers in the second quarter according to the latest data from research firm eVestment, up from a revised $10.1 billion in the first quarter. The outflows were the second largest in five years, exceeded only by the $22 billion withdrawn by sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) in […]

17 Aug

eVestment Lands on the Inc. 5000 list for the 10th Consecutive Year

Inc. magazine today ranked eVestment, the global leader in institutional data and analytics, on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the 10th consecutive year eVestment has appeared on the list. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American […]

17 Aug

Hedge Funds Avoided Big Losses Despite ‘Brexit’ Shock

In late June, as Britons prepared to go to the polls to vote on the country’s membership in the European Union, about 800 hedge fund managers gathered at the opulent Cavalieri hotel on a hill overlooking Rome for an annual rite. They were there to attend Goldman Sachs’s European hedge fund conference; among the guests […]

04 Aug

eVestment Recruits in Hong Kong

As the company pushes further into the Asian marketplace, institutional data and analytics firm eVestment has named a new vice president of business development for the region. Based in Hong Kong Lawrence Yin will be responsible for serving the needs of eVestment’s growing client base in Asia and developing new clients in the region the company said in […]

03 Aug

New Jersey Backs Away From Hedge Funds

New Jersey agreed to pull billions from hedge funds, the latest major investor to retreat from some of Wall Street’s highest-paid money managers. The decision by the New Jersey Investment Council will take the state’s target hedge-fund commitment down to 6% from 12.5%. New Jersey’s $71.9 billion pension fund had $9.1 billion committed to hedge […]

27 Jul

Hedge Funds in Asia Worst Hit by Redemptions, eVestment Says

Asia-based hedge funds are facing the worst redemption pressures in five years, with investor withdrawals cutting regional industry assets by about 10 percent in the first half, according to eVestment. Asian managers suffered $6.3 billion of capital outflows in the six months, making them the worst hit among global peers this year, the Atlanta, Georgia-based […]

18 Jul

The 2016 Tech 50: Jim Minnick

Given the breadth of eVestment’s data and analytical offerings across asset classes, and a client base of funds and consultants numbering in the thousands, it is no surprise that the company has been hard at work improving its institutional asset management database – the largest in the world. CO Jim Minnick, 46, spent much of […]