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AIMA’s New Due Diligence Template

Oct 22nd, 2017 | Filed under: Due Diligence Process, Newly Added, Operations, Partner accounting, Risk Management & Operations, Service Providers, Technology

It has been 20 years since the Alternative Investment Management Association published its first due diligence questionnaire, a template designed to standardize the diligence process by which investors decide if a particular management is right for them. Now it has published a new questionnaire/template, covering a broader range of entities/strategies.Read More


Andrew Lo: Progress is the Platform for Ever-Changing Risk

Feb 28th, 2016 | Filed under: Newly Added, Partner accounting, Risk management, Risk Management & Operations, Risk Management Strategies & Processes

Andrew Lo, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, recently wrote a stimulating discussion of two seemingly contrary “laws”: Moore’s and Murphy’s. Read More


Tax & Election Seasons Create Alternative Altercations in the US

Apr 20th, 2015 | Filed under: Legislation/Court rulings, Partner accounting, Real Estate, Venture capital

As a general rule, politicians [mostly] on the Democratic side benefit by raising the issue of the taxation of carried interest during campaigns and then quietly letting it die, as their donors expect, when the legislature is actually working on tax bills. It's a way of signaling who is a "populist" and who isn't. Read More


Self-Employment Tax – Limited Partners Beware!

Sep 28th, 2014 | Filed under: Partner accounting

Guest columnist Maury Cartine looks at a new IRS memorandum on self-employment tax and how it applies to limited partners.Read More