Progress made in raising gender diversity in alternative investment funds

Investors practices and firms seeking to drive meaningful change in gender diversity have increased since last year’s KPMG report on women in alternative investments.

Hedge funds look to techology to boost competitive edge

Hedge fund managers are increasing their investment in technology to create competitive advantages and to address regulatory and operational issues, according to a study by KPMG International, the Alternative Investment Management Association (Aima) and Managed Funds Association (MFA).

Institutional investors driving demand for hedge fund managed accounts says KPMG report

Pressure from institutional investors for more transparency and tailor-made solutions rather than standardised products is driving demand for managed funds, according to a report by KPMG.

Alternative investment fund industry tougher for women says KPMG report

As the alternatives industry continues to evolve, women still struggle against the same problems: too few women and a lower level of access and visibility with investors. This makes the progress of women in the alternatives fund industry more difficult than for men, says a report from KPMG.