16th June 2020

Use of Investor-level gate provides additional protection during COVID crisis

Alternative fund managers are not experiencing the same liquidity crunch as they did during the global financial crisis (GFC) in 2008, and many now have an additional tool to protect investment funds from potential mass redemptions due to the increased prevalence of  the investor-level gating mechanism over the past decade.

4th June 2020

WFH shines spotlight on a secure portal for transactions

COVID-19 has impacted the most basic actions associated with investing in the alternatives sector: namely, if managers do not update their technology capabilities, they will have to physically print, sign, scan and email subscription forms, redemption requests and other fund documents while working from home (“WFH”).