eVestment, the institutional investment data and analytics, has announced an agreement with Eurekahedge to offer Eurekahedge fund data and indices to clients of eVestment’s suite of Analytics solutions.
eVestment Analytics clients will now have access to Eurekahedge’s global hedge fund data and indices, which cover over 30,000 hedge funds and funds of hedge funds spanning North American, European, Asian, Latin American and emerging markets.
eVestment, a Nasdaq company, provides institutional investment data, analytics and market intelligence covering public and private markets, like reports and insights on a monthly basis. According to the company, its goal is to bring transparency and efficiency to the global institutional market, equipping managers, investors and consultants to make data-driven decisions, deploy their resources more productively and ultimately realize better outcomes.
On the other hand, Eurekahedge, launched in 2001, is the world’s largest independent data provider and alternative research firm specialising in hedge fund databases covering North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America. In addition to market-leading hedge fund databases and analysis, Eurekahedge’s other business functions include hedge fund publications, due diligence services, investor services, and an analytical platform service.
This expansion of data capabilities on the eVestment platform furthers eVestment’s focus on providing the most comprehensive institutional investment data to clients around the world across a wide variety of asset classes, including traditional investment strategies, hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and private markets investment opportunities.
“Our clients need the most comprehensive data available to make the best decisions,” said eVestment Global Head of Insights John Molesphini. “Adding Eurekahedge data to the already robust eVestment hedge fund database will help them do just that. We’re thrilled to be able to bring this additional data and insight to our clients.”
“Eurekahedge is happy to collaborate with eVestment. The accessibility of our data through the eVestment platform gives us the opportunity of quality data reaching a wider client base.”Takashi Minagawa, Chairman & CEO of Eurekahedge added.