TFG Fund Services Limited

TFG Fund Services Limited

March 02, 2009 12:46 ET

Hedge Funds Get Live VaR and Stress Testing for Improved Portfolio Management and Investor Transparency

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - March 2, 2009) - Responding to hedge fund investor requirements for greater transparency and risk analytics, London based TFG Fund Services have enhanced the suite of risk analytics within their portfolio and middle office management system.

Embedding live VaR & real-time P&L alongside an extensive range of portfolio analytics and sensitivities, TFG offers unparalleled flexibility and customization though its proprietary front office "MasterMind" platform and places powerful tools, analytics and reporting firmly in the hands of modern hedge fund managers. It provides all the risk analytics and reporting necessary to satisfy investors.

Natively supporting an extensive range of fixed income, equity, foreign exchange, commodity, credit products and derivatives, the inclusion of enhanced analytics across the front, middle and back office, TFG's product and services are ideal for Fixed Income, Global Macro, Multi-Strategy and Commodity funds seeking to improve and consolidate their portfolio management capabilities, enhance internal operations, reduce costs associated with internal middle office functions and improve investor reporting and risk transparency in response to PWG and HFSB guidelines.

Martin Toyer, TFG's Head of Product Development, stated "Increased investor pressure is leading managers to expect more comprehensive risk metrics. By making live VaR and real-time stress testing available, TFG puts tools for risk management in the hands of the portfolio manager. Instant visibility into exposures and P&L scenarios allow managers to monitor, test and take action around market events. This is something driven by hedge fund managers and investors alike. We're very proud of the new analytics and the response from the market."

About TFG

Based in London, UK, TFG Fund Services provides a complete solution for trade life-cycle management, specifically tailored to the needs of modern hedge fund managers and investors. TFG delivers an outsourced front to back office service allowing portfolio managers to concentrate on their core business and investment decisions. Delivered through a scalable and flexible framework, TFG introduces significant operational efficiencies, risk mitigation and controls within management, operations and investor reporting.

TFG: designed by managers, for managers.

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