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We believe that one of our most vital roles is to provide our clients with information and education on matters affecting their responsibilities as investors. Thus alfinas' team is committed to keeping clients up-to-date on the rapidly evolving alternative investment market-place and to providing them with research and educational products through its proprietary research reports and articles published in industry periodicals.

  • We publish research reports and white papers that keep investors in touch with current statistics and trends, as well as our own analysis of issues shaping the alternative investment industry.
  • We conduct regular capital market research on topics of general interest and special client studies to meet specific client needs.
  • We undertake a wide range of research mandates that vary from high level economic reviews to specific issues analysis to perception studies.

We provide our clients with the following :

  • Special Research Studies
    These customized research studies provide clients with effective tools to meet their unique strategic information needs. Armed with concise, quantitative data and the subsequent recommendations of our consultants, investors have a deeper insight into strategic issues facing their investment decision.
  • Information Services.
    Making sound business decisions requires access to good information, which in turn contributes to profitable growth. alfinas is prepared to address these needs, including alliance building, buyer qualification, customer satisfaction, competitive assessments, distribution analysis, product development, win/loss analysis.
  • Market and Economic Research
    This research provides a practical understanding of investment problems within the current market environment. It contains an analysis and summary of important market statistics by geographic territory. It provides an overview or explanation of topics that have received industry press or that are surfacing in client discussions.
  • Employee Education:
    alfinas believes that the cornerstone to any successful employee compensation investment program is well researched, clearly articulated, and user-friendly employee education materials.
  • Customized Research
    Bespoke research projects can be conducted on any topic, including:
    - Strategy Formulation: understanding the issues that generate opportunities in new products and market segments.
    - Strategy Measurement: assessing client satisfaction and the effectiveness of strategic initiatives.
    - Market Trends: identifying key trends and their real impact on the client’s investment strategies and portfolios

Example research projects we have undertaken include:

  • Pan-regional and country-specific reviews
  • European Hedge Funds Industry Review
  • European Hedge Funds Legislation Review