HEDGE FUND ADMINISTRATION SURVEY

A survey commissioned by Global Custodian Apex once again demonstrated its excellent position in hedge fund administration, receiving more responses than any other provider and outperforming the Survey average in six of eight categories as well as overall. The number of funds and managers has continued its excellent growth and combined with market improvements mean…

APEX WINS BEST ADMINISTRATOR – MANAGED ACCOUNTS

Apex Fund Services has been named, “Best Administrator, Managed Account Services” at the 2015 HFMWeek European Service Provider Awards. CONTINUED SUCCESS After another successful year of growth in 2014, Apex Fund Services has now been named, “Best Administrator, Managed Account Services” at the 2015 HFMWeek European Service Provider Awards. The awards was once again hosted…

APEX EXPANDS U.S. AND CANADIAN PRESENCE

Apex Fund Services is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pinnacle Fund Administration, affirming Apex’s market position as one of the largest independent administrators globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Pinnacle operates additional offices in New York and Vancouver. Fund managers in the U.S. and Canada are seeking to partner with stable providers that can…

APEX EXPANDS IN TO US AND CANADA

Excerpt from an article that appeared in Asset Servicing Times Author: Stephanie Palmer Apex Fund Services has acquired North Carolina-based Pinnacle Fund Administration. Apex intends to introduce its middle management and fund administration services to the US and Canadian markets through Pinnacle’s offices in New York and Vancouver. In particular it will focus on its…

FUND ADMINISTRATOR APEX HIRES NEW MD FOR NORTH AMERICA

From an article that appeared in FTSE Global Markets Apex Fund Services, the independent fund administrator, has appointed Dennis Westley as managing director, North America with immediate effect. Westley will have responsibility for growing Apex’s North American operations and integrating potential acquisitions. Reporting directly to Apex’s Global CEO, Bill Salus, Westley will also manage Apex’s offices…

APEX AUM GROWS AT 31% AND MAKES SENIOR NORTH AMERICA APPOINTMENT

Apex Fund Services, one of the world’s largest independent fund administrators, has appointed Dennis Westley as Managing Director, North America with immediate effect. By leveraging Apex’s ability to bring global fund structures to the U.S., Westley will have responsibility for growing Apex’s North American operations and integrating potential acquisitions. Reporting directly to Apex’s Global CEO,…

REGULATED FUND MARKET SET TO GROW WITH DIRECT LENDING VEHICLE

REGULATED FUND MARKET SET TO GROW WITH DIRECT LENDING VEHICLE – Apex Fund Services Extracts from an article By James Williams appearing in HedgeWeek With total hedge fund AuM now nearing USD3trn, the last 12 months have been a noticeable period of growth for the industry at large. Admittedly, 2014’s performance figures aren’t as strong…

AIFMD: HOW THE IMPACT IS BEING FELT ACROSS THE GLOBE

Apex Fund Services’ John Bohan analyses the impact that the EU’s alternative investment fund managers directive is having on the global hedge fund industry. He says that despite the grandfathering period ending in July there remains ‘a layer cake of disparity and delayed transposition’ around the legislation. Bohan also looks into the difficulties in the area…

ASSET SERVICING ROUNDTABLE: WHEN SAUDI OPENS UP

At the Asset Servicing Roundtable hosted by Funds Global Mena, foreign inflows, investor quotas and Saudi Arabia’s T+0 settlement system were discussed. Mario Tryfonides (managing director, Apex Fund Services Dubai) was on the panel. The following is a selection of items raised and comments Funds Global: The biggest event to happen to the Gulf capital…