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Jun 8, 2022

Continuous Investment in Innovation Pays Off for Our Clients – and Their Clients

As the world’s largest fund administrator, SS&C is in a unique position to identify, respond to, and influence trends shaping the fund industry. Over the last few years, we’ve been right in the middle of two interrelated trends: increasingly rigorous investor due diligence into fund managers’ operational performance, and the increasing interest on the part of fund managers in technology and operations outsourcing.

Oct 15, 2021

Choosing the right hedge fund partner

Launching a hedge fund involves planning for operations as well as overall strategy. A strong operational setup positions you to get up and running smoothly and ready to start growing. One option to launch quickly is to partner with a front-to-back solution, but how do you choose the right provider for your needs?

Oct 12, 2021

Overcoming the Operational Complexities of Side Pockets

While hedge fund side pockets are typically used by hedge fund managers to manage liquidity and reduce risks around sudden redemptions, managers are increasingly viewing side pockets as a path to opportunities outside of a fund’s core strategy or mandate, as they can be used in pursuit of asset classes like private equity and real estate, derivatives or cryptocurrencies.

Sep 23, 2021

SS&C Named Top Hedge Fund, Private Equity Administrator by Global Custodian

Global Custodian has named SS&C GlobeOp as a top administrator for hedge funds and private equity funds in its annual survey, significantly outperforming the industry average for the second year in a row. The independent annual survey asked SS&C clients to rate administrators across a number of categories, including client service, reporting and onboarding. Their response is a testament to the continued investment SS&C has made in its fund administration business over the last year.

Jun 18, 2020

Middle office NAV oversight: Independent fee calculation and validation for hedge and UCITS funds

Investors expect fund managers to maintain proper oversight for all outsourced services, including calculation of Net Asset Value (NAV). Management and performance fees are critical components to NAV calculation, and investors would benefit from independent, unbiased fee verification.

Mar 27, 2020

The top five misconceptions of hedge fund compliance with Regulation D and the impact of Blue Sky laws

There are a lot of common misconceptions surrounding blue sky laws. Does an offering require an initial filing with the SEC using Form D to claim an exemption from registration? Does an SEC filing preempt the blue sky law requirement to file with state/jurisdictions?

Mar 20, 2019

Eze Eclipse adds short locate functionality

SS&C Eze has added its acclaimed Locate feature to Eze Eclipse.

Jan 22, 2019

Achieving data governance and operational transparency with Advent Lumis

Data errors and human capital issues, such as these, can expose a firm to financial penalties, affect its reputation in the market and severely influence its ability to service clients.

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