Press Releases

19 Jul

European Institutional Investors Embrace Big Data in 2017; Assets of European Institutions Using eVestment Tops €1 Trillion

July 19, 2017, London – European institutional investor adoption of eVestment’s digital data and intelligence platform continued to grow in the first half of 2017, with the number of European institutional users, products screened, and funds listed growing substantially year-over-year. The combined assets of European institutional users relying on eVestment for investment due diligence, manager [...]
07 Jun

Equity Strategies Snag All Top 20 Spots on eVestment Global Screening List; UK Users Globally Focused

June 7, 2017, Atlanta – All 20 of the most popular investment products viewed in May by institutional investment professionals using eVestment were equity focused in May 2017, according to eVestment’s just-released Advantage Investment Viewership Report. And while users in most of the regions covered in the report looked at a variety of products from [...]
31 May

eVestment Alliance, LLC Obtains $3.7 Million Verdict; Jury Finds Compass iTech, LLC Willfully and Maliciously Misappropriated eVestment’s Trade Secrets

May 31, 2017, Atlanta – A Federal jury in Palm Beach County, Florida, returned a verdict of $3.7 million in favor of eVestment Alliance LLC , against Compass iTech LLC, on claims of misappropriation of trade secrets, violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, breach of contract and tortious interference. eVestment discovered that, between [...]
08 May

Institutional Investment Pros have Strong Equities Focus in April According to New eVestment Screening Data

May 8, 2017, Atlanta – The majority of the most popular investment strategies and universes viewed in April by institutional investment professionals using eVestment were equity focused, both on a global basis and in key break-out geographic regions, according to eVestment’s just-released Advantage Investment Viewership Report for April 2017. Eleven new products, all equity-focused, entered [...]
25 Apr

eVestment Expands Analytics, Insights Capabilities for Private Real Estate as Institutional Investors Continue to Explore Private Markets

April 25, 2017, Atlanta – eVestment, the global leader in institutional investor data and analytics, has launched new real estate data collection and analysis capabilities for its TopQ private markets software platform to meet the needs of institutional investors and managers who are increasingly looking at private markets investment opportunities. With the addition of new real [...]
19 Apr

eVestment and ILPA Partner to Offer TopQ Due Diligence Platform to ILPA Members

April 19, 2017, Atlanta – Highlighting its growing influence in the private markets industry, eVestment announced today a strategic partnership with the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA), the only global, member-driven organization dedicated exclusively to advancing the interests of private equity limited partners. Under the terms of the agreement, ILPA members will receive discounted access [...]
06 Apr

Spike in Views on eVestment for Aberdeen, Standard Life Following Merger Announcement

April 6, 2017, Atlanta – The early March announcement that Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life plan to merge was followed by a spike in views of both firms’ products by users of eVestment, the global leader in institutional investment data and analytics, according to eVestment’s just-released Advantage Investment Viewership Report for March 2017. Following [...]
04 Apr

eVestment iPhone App Makes Powerful Data, Insights Available Anywhere, Anytime

April 4, 2017, Atlanta – To maximize opportunities and have more productive client conversations, institutional investment professionals need easy-to-use data on-the-go – to respond to questions during meetings, for quick look ups while on the road or to access real-time information at a trade show or industry event, among other scenarios. eVestment, the global leader [...]
23 Mar

Private Markets Investors Want More Data, Expect Private Debt Allocations to Rise, Value Team Above All Says New Survey

March 23, 2017, Atlanta – In the latest eVestment survey of private markets limited partners and consultants, 40% of respondents agreed “it is easy to compare one fund manager’s performance numbers with another on a fair and consistent basis.” While an increase on last year’s findings (22%), it highlights there is still room for improvement: [...]
10 Mar

U.S. Institutional Investors, Consultants Have Strong Interest in U.S. Focused Investment Products in February

March 10, 2017, Atlanta – A majority of the top 20 products reviewed by institutional investors and consultants in the United States had a U.S. geographic focus in February, according to the just released eVestment Advantage Viewership Report. This could mean interest in, or concern about, U.S.-focused investment products among U.S.-based consultants and investors as [...]