Context Asset Management, a new alternative mutual fund, is aiming to give investors access to cutting-edge alternative investment strategies with the ease and simplicity of traditional mutual funds.
By Sue McGillion-Moore, Director (KPMG in the US) – The consequences of the market collapse of 2008 are still overshadowing the market today. Gone are the days when hedge funds or buy-side firms would rely heavily on their counterparts’ data for the aggregation, deployment, and settlement of their margin calls. Gone are the days of a single prime broker, where the re-hypothecation of assets was plentiful and profitable. The world is now a different place in the realm of collateral management.