Fri, Jun 23, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Custom House named best Malta fund administrator for second time in ICFA Awards

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Opalesque Industry Update – Custom House Global Fund Services (CHGFS), a leading independent administrator specializing in alternative investment funds, was last night named ‘Fund Administrator of the Year: Malta’ at the 2011 International Custody & Fund Administration (ICFA) magazine awards in London.

The award was accepted by Mark Hedderman, Chief Operating Officer of CHGFS, who commented: “We are very proud to receive this award for the second year running. We believe it shows our commitment to Malta and the hard work and efforts of our staff there.”

CHGS is the largest fund administrator on Malta and employs over 40 specialist staff. As well as winning the ICFA ‘Fund Administrator of the Year: Malta’ award in 2010, CHGFS received ‘Maltese Fund Administrator of the Year’ for 2010 and 2011 from FundDomiciles.com.

CHGFS is one of the largest global fund administrators and among the fastest growing providers of administration services for alternative investment funds.*

*Source: HFMWeek Assets under Administration Survey, November 2011

(press release)

Custom House Global Fund Services Ltd., a member of the TMF Group, offers a full 24/5 round the world, round the clock administration service out of its fully integrated global network of offices. Custom House, which prides itself on a personal and innovative service, specialises in alternative investment funds, which include many varied investment strategies. We tailor the structure of each fund to meet the client’s needs. Custom House uses the fully integrated, fund administration system, PFS-PAXUS. Reporting and dealing is effected through CHARIOT, Custom House's secure password protected web-reporting platform for managers and investors. With $49bn AUA, we serve over 500 funds for more than 200 investment management clients, ranging from funds of a few million US Dollars at launch to several billion US Dollars. This reflects our commitment to working not only with institutions, but also with emerging or newly independent money managers, whose customised funds start out quite small. Our philosophy is to grow with those managers and their funds, demonstrating our long-term dedication to our clients. CHGFS is a Category 4 Licensed Custodian of funds-of-funds and recognised as a full service hedge fund administrator by the Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”).

TMF Group provides global accounting, legal, HR, payroll compliance and reporting services and has over 100 offices in 75 jurisdictions. www.tmf-group.com

BG

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

 



  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Comment: For emerging market debt, a sustainable recovery[more]

    Matthias Knab, Opalesque: Standish Mellon Asset Management Company writes on Harvest Exchange: After several difficult years, the outlook for emerging market debt (EMD) denomin

  2. J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives raises distressed shipping fund[more]

    From Institutionalinvestor.com: J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives has closed a $480 million fund to invest in distressed shipping assets, attracting capital from pensions, endowments and insurance companies. The firm, which has been investing in maritime for more than a decade, initially targeted $400

  3. FinTech - Rise of robots: Inside the world's fastest growing hedge funds[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: Believe the hype. Quants have never been more popular. After doubling over the past decade, assets run by so-called systematic funds have hit a record $500 billion this year, according to estimates from Barclays Plc. In some ways, their meteoric rise is due to the same technolog

  4. Legal - Bond market concerns could scuttle Paulson's Fannie-Freddie plan[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: A hedge fund proposal for freeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from U.S. control is poised to face stiff opposition from investors who say it risks wrecking the mortgage-bond market. The Moelis & Co. blueprint, which firms including Paulson & Co. and Blackstone Group LP sponsored,

  5. Other Voices: Are your pricing policies and procedures for less liquid instruments adequate?[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: The unrelated position mismarking incidents that quickly precipitated the closures of both Visium Asset Management and Marinus Capital have been recent focal points for market participants, but regulatory scrutiny of valuation choices for less liquid instruments is