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Ramius turns to AlternativeSoft for customisation support


Ramius (LLC), the global alternative investment management business of Cowen Group, is using AlternativeSoft for client portfolio construction, portfolio optimisation and managing risk. The software provides the group with a comprehensive analysis of portfolio exposures to economic factors, risk elements and hedge fund strategy styles.

As Ramius has moved towards providing more customised portfolios for clients, AlternativeSoft offers additional functionality. The AlternativeSoft platform is linked to all hedge fund databases, Bloomberg, Lyxor managed accounts and Morningstar Hedge fund returns are updated daily if available, enabling the analysis of portfolio exposures to be set against economic factors and hedge