Shaping Sales Incentives: Three Tips for Success Jan26

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  Written by Steven Rubenstein, President of Arrow Partners (This column appeared in FundFire on January 22, 2015) As manager distribution teams begin chipping away at 2015 goals, a key driver of success will be well-structured compensation packages. Unfortunately, many firms’ sales compensation practices are poorly designed. Strategic consultant Margolis Kass Advisors found in a

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Hedge Fund Marketing: From Oxymoron to Best Practices Jan12

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This article was written by Gordon G. Andrew. Gordon is a Partner at Andrew + Selikoff Partners   This past September, the well-respected marketing firm, Peppercom, conducted in-depth research involving nearly 300 of the hedge fund industry’s largest firms, to measure how those funds are currently applying standard marketing tools & tactics including websites, social media,

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Featured Thought Piece: Why Flawed Sales Goals Can Sabotage A Manager Oct30

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One of the most important issues that managers face is projecting from where the firm’s revenues will come next year and beyond, and then establishing specific goals to motivate their sales force to achieve those business objectives. While that approach makes sense, far too many managers set themselves up for failure by setting improper, unrealistic

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Report: High-Powered, The Energy Revolution Sep23

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What are the opportunities and implications of the energy revolution for both managers and investors? In this LAB Report, you will find surprising insights into how the Energy Revolution is changing both the economy and investing: • Early energy investors were big winners but great opportunities still lie ahead: Demand for both capital and energy is

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Concept Capital Markets, LLC publishes its Hedge Fund Investor Survey Sep4

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Concept Capital Markets, LLC is pleased to announce the publication of its 2014 Hedge Fund Investor Survey. The survey was conducted during July and August and includes responses from 110 investors that allocate assets to alternative investment managers. These investors, who collectively oversee some $150 billion, are predominantly located in the US and Europe, and represent

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