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 investment manager selection (i.e. the factors to consider when selecting fund managers), describe the hallmarks of successful active investment managers and provide questions asset owners (e.g. pension funds, endowments or insurers) should ask when making fund manager selection decisions and hiring fund managers...

. This section also includes the process of investment 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 selection and hiring of fund 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. The fund manager selection and investment manager selection topics are amongst the most closely followed topics on the Savvy Investor platform.

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