Lyxor Asset Management (Groupe Société Générale) - France, United States, Japan

Lyxor has utilized AlternativeSoft since January 2012. The software was selected on the basis of its rich quantitative features. The software has a user friendly interface which is complimented by highly qualified quantitative support from London.

Lyxor Asset Management (Groupe Société Générale)
www.lyxor.com




THEAM – BNP Paribas Group, France

"From statistical analysis on a single hedge fund, screening the investment universe, peer group analysis, FoHF portfolio construction to risks analysis and stress testing, AlternativeSoft is one of the most effective, intuitive, and efficient tool I have handled. "

Giuliano Rajabally CFA
Senior Fund Manager
Hedge Fund Solutions
THEAM – BNP Paribas Group
www.theamfunds.com


Russell Investments, UK

"AlternativeSoft provides a useful interface for returns based analysis across a broad range of asset classes. The tool is complemented by responsive and efficient support."

Rory Mcpherson CFA
Senior Portfolio Analyst
Russell Investments
www.russell.com



Ramius HVB Partners LLC, United States

"AlternativeSoft is a practical and user friendly tool used as part of our portfolio construction and risk management process.  Their extensive support and responsiveness provides added value."

Vikas Kapoor
Managing Director, Head of Risk Management and Portfolio Construction
Ramius Alternative Solutions LLC
www.ramius.com



Universities Superannuation Scheme, UK

"AlternativeSoft is easy to use and a valuable tool for our fund of funds investment process. Ongoing support has been efficient and prompt."

Emily Porter
Portfolio Manager
Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)
www.uss.co.uk



Arden Asset Management, United States

"The AlternativeSoft platform is an intuitive application that is additive to our portfolio construction and risk monitoring processes.  Further, the AlternativeSoft support team has been very helpful in supporting our implementation and ongoing use of the software."

Henry Davis
MD, Chair of Investment Committee
Arden Asset Management
www.ardenasset.com



Kedge Capital


"AlternativeSoft is the only company that provides serious quantitative solutions dedicated to serious hedge fund investing. This makes it the ideal partner to apply the techniques described in "Hedge funds: Quantitative Insights".

François-Serge Lhabitant PhD
Head of Research, Kedge Capital
Professor of Finance, HEC Lausanne & EDHEC
Author of the book "Hedge Funds: Quantitative Insights"
www.kedgecapital.com



Raiffeisen Capital Management, Austria

"Alternativesoft provides a user-friendly, powerful tool for asset allocators that takes into account higher moments of distributions."

Alexander Toth
Fund Manager - Multi Asset Strategies
Raiffeisen Capital Management
www.rcm.at



Kforce, United States

"AlternativeSoft has greatly helped analysts from Risk, Hedge Fund and Long Only oriented teams with due diligence, fund research, reporting and performance management for a multi-billion US pension fund.  With excellent analytical support, dependable application development, delivery mechanisms and constant effort to improve the software, I highly recommend AlternativeSoft."

Dharam Gunnia
Investments Project Manager
Kforce Technology
www.kforce.com



Novartis, Switzerland

"The AlternativeSoft platform is a helpful addition to the set of tools available to a hedge fund allocator, for both building portfolios and managing their risks. Moreover, the quantitative support available strengthens the service offering."

Nicolas Laporte
Portfolio Manager
Novartis
www.novartis.com



Harcourt, Switzerland

"The AlternativeSoft platform is a helpful addition to the set of tools available to a hedge fund allocator, for both idea generation and idea testing. Moreover, the use of academic models in the platform fits well with our investment process."

Alexander Christen
Portfolio Manager
Harcourt
www.harcourt.ch



Edhec-Risk, France

"The AlternativeSoft platform is a useful quantitative tool for portfolio construction with hedge funds. The information needed to minimize the losses associated with extreme risk is clearly displayed, making the process easier."

Noël Amenc
Professor of Finance at Edhec
Director of the Edhec Risk and Asset Management Research Centre
www.edhec-risk.com



Vontobel Private Banking, Switzerland

Vontobel Private Banking launched several products, listed on the Swiss exchange, where AlternativeSoft platform is the portfolio composition advisor. 

Tactical asset allocation for hedge fund indices
Tactical asset allocation for commodities
Tactical asset allocation for stocks




Momentum, South Africa

"A solid investment process combines both qualitative and quantitative inputs from fund selection to portfolio construction.  We found in AlternativeSoft the skills to build customized solutions."

Kris Adams CFA
Portfolio Manager, Fund of Hedge Funds - Alternative Investments
Momentum Investments
www.momentum.co.za



AbsolutResearch, Germany

"The tools of Alternative Soft are helping us to understand the true risk/return characteristics of hedge funds and gives us unique insight in the non-linear world of alternative investments."

Michael Busack
CEO
Absolut Research
www.absolut-report.de




Hedge fund book: Invertir en Hedge Funds (Spanish)

"The Spanish-speaking investment community is the second largest worldwide, after the English-speaking one.  AlternativeSoft is the leader providing quantitative solutions and applications to the Hedge Fund industry. For this reason, we wanted the first book published in Spanish on Hedge Funds to present, in the accompanying CD-Rom, the best tools available in the market. We believe the great success achieved so far is partly thanks to the quality and solid scientific foundations of AlternativeSoft programs".

Dr. Marcos Mailoc Lopez de Prado
Director
Head Quantitative Equity Research , UBS Wealth Management
Author of the book "Investir in Hedge Funds"



Hedge fund book: Hedge Funds: Insights in Performance Measurement, Risk Analysis and Portfolio Allocation

"When dealing with hedge funds and funds of hedge funds, the AlternativeSoft is a required software that can easily deal with extreme risks in portfolio construction that no other software does today".

Greg Gregoriou PhD
Professor of Finance, State University of New York
Editor of the book "Hedge Funds: Insights in Performance Measurement, Risk Analysis and Portfolio Allocation"