Manager Selection & Mandates

Manager Selection & Mandates - Articles & White Papers

White papers and research on fund manager selection and investment mandates. The most popular reports in this section examine the science and art of manager selection (i.e. the factors to consider when selecting managers), describe the hallmarks of successful active managers and provide questions asset owners (e.g. pension funds, endowments or insurers) should ask when hiring asset managers.... This section also includes the process of manager selection and due diligence for picking hedge fund winners and analyzes investment consultants' "alpha" in their recommendations of fund managers. More focused papers examine transition management and the process of hiring asset managers to manage insurance assets. Other articles cover active equity management, the active versus passive debate, how to select commodity trading advisors, and research on asset management fees and fee structures.
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