Hfr Launches Portfolioscope® (saas) to Give Managers and Investors Timely, Comprehensive and Customized Information on Their Investments

CHICAGO, 14 November 2017


Contacts:
HFR PortfolioScope MacMillan Communications CitySavvy Ltd
Barry Higgins Mike MacMillan/Chris Sullivan Henrietta Hirst
214-458-2946 (212) 473-4442 020 3691 7563
info@hfrportfolioscope.com chris@macmillancom.com henrietta@citysavvy.com


New software service provides access to information on risk, attribution, performance, and other factors, global coverage of all assets classes

CHICAGO, 14 November 2017--Hedge Fund Research, Inc. today announced the launch of PortfolioScope, a comprehensive, customizable and cost-effective software solution that helps managers and investors make more informed investment decisions. By utilizing enhanced visualization technology, managers and investors can analyze performance, risk, exposure and attribution characteristics dynamically and intuitively.

Managers can seamlessly provide data to PortfolioScope and utilize customized reports for internal or external use. Reports are permissioned by the manager and delivered via PortfolioScope’s web portal, www.hfrportfolioscope.com.

Data from multiple managers is normalized by PortfolioScope so investors can fully understand their exposures, risks and performance at an aggregated level. Reports are customized at the investor level as well, allowing them to satisfy specific reporting criteria.

“PortfolioScope is a software-as-a-service that facilitates more accurate, detailed and timely information between managers and investors,” said Barry Higgins, President of HFR PortfolioScope. “Each investor and manager has a unique approach and objective. PortfolioScope’s flexibility and ability to create customized reports that meet those objectives is purposeful and designed to enhance communication and understanding.”

A complete software solution

PortfolioScope covers all asset classes, including fixed income, OTC instruments, derivatives, equities, and offers global coverage. Furthermore, all facets of investment analysis are covered, including performance, exposure, attribution and risk reporting. HFR’s more than two decades in data and asset management contributes to PortfolioScope’s understanding of complex strategies and construction of comprehensive reports.

For more information on the services HFR PortfolioScope offers, please email info@hfrportfolioscope.com or visit www.hfrportfolioscope.com.
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About HFR®
HFR (Hedge Fund Research, Inc.) is the global leader in the alternative investment industry, specializing in the indexation and analysis of hedge funds. Established in 1992, HFR produces the HFRI, HFRX and HFRU Indices, the industry’s most widely used benchmarks of global hedge fund performance. HFR calculates over 100 indices of hedge fund performance ranging from industry-aggregate levels down to specific, niche areas of sub-strategy and regional investment focus. HFR Database, a comprehensive resource available for hedge fund investors, includes fund-level detail on historical performance and assets, as well as firm characteristics on both the broadest and most influential hedge fund managers. HFR has developed a detailed fund classification system, enabling granular and specific queries for relative performance measurement, peer group analysis and benchmarking. The HFR suite of analysis products leverages HFR Database to provide detailed, current, comprehensive and relevant aggregate reference points on all facets of the hedge fund industry. HFR also offers consulting services for clients seeking customized top-level or more sophisticated analysis. For the hedge fund industry’s leading investors and hedge fund managers, Hedge Fund Research is The Institutional Standard.

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