Today we are excited to announce new features in the Boardroom on Hedge Connection. If you haven’t been to the site in a while, come back and check out the social elements that we have added to our Morningstar powered fund database. Hedge Connection is the only website where members can Follow funds, Follow other members and carry on an open dialogue with a targeted ecosystem of alternative industry professionals.
Here is a snapshot of some of our latest features:
Twitter: We love Twitter and think it is a powerful tool for promoting yourself, as well as getting access to up-to-the-minute news. When you next log into Hedge Connection, you will land on your Activity Feed and been shown the actions of our members. Click “Show Member Twitter Feed” to see other member’s tweets. If you have a Twitter account yourself, go to the Settings page to activate your Twitter account.
Search: Search by name or company and use our filters to find fellow members with whom you would like to connect and Follow.
Who to Follow: We will suggest members that we think you might want to Follow. Click the Follow button and these members will be added to your follower group.
Sponsored Positions: For those looking for increased exposure for either their fund or company, we have several options in the Boardroom. We can promote via the Who to Follow area, banner ads and promoted updates. With the new relaxed advertising rules, we will be announcing ways to promote your fund or company over the coming months. Contact us if you would like to learn more or if you would like to be considered for a promoted Executive position in the Boardroom.
Your privacy continues to be of paramount concern to us. Never at anytime are any contact details displayed or shared. By default the Setting to receive messages from members is turned off. If you want to let members send a message to you, please go in and change your privacy settings.
Since we launched the Boardroom, each member has had a profile where they can add their Bio, Investment Philosophy or company profile. Please complete this information, or if it has been awhile, ensure that everything is up to date.
If you have any questions, need assistance logging in, or would like to learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Enjoy the new features.