Key operational issues

Wed Feb 23, 2011

What are the key operational and infrastructure issues investors look for today?

Aradhna Dayal: What are some of the key operational and infrastructure issues that investors are looking for today when making allocating decisions, and how is it different from, say, three years back?

Chris Nash
Chris Nash: During the past year, a few themes that have come through are mostly about the quality of the underlying operation and infrastructure. The biggest theme probably is that the level that hedge funds are being held to here [in Asia] is very similar to that across the world. It is an expectation that you have the same level of control in terms of cash, bank accounts, understanding of your counterparty risk, [and] your ability to do straight-through processing, as you would see at some of the best hedge funds in the US or Europe.

Jeff Levy: I...

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