Hedge funds favour collaborative outsourcing

Collaborative approach

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Collaboration and teamwork key to outsourcing for hedge funds

As the outsourcing industry matures, a new type of relationship is emerging between hedge funds and service providers: collaboration.

“Hedge funds are looking for new models to create scale but maintain control,” says Jayesh Punater (pictured), chief executive of Gravitas, an outsourcing platform that provides cloud technology, collaborative outsourcing, risk support and research to the alternative investment industry.

“We have started working with larger clients to create a new model called co-so