Hedge Fund Administrator of the year

of the year
HSBC Alternative Fund Services HSBC AFS is a worthy winner of the hedge fund administrator of the year award, with the largest European footprint of all HFAs. As of the end of August 2006, they provided services to 200 European customers, with $119bn in assets under administration. The judges especially commended the company�s continuous investment in training and technology, as well as its breadth of offering and the scale of its growth. {playerflv}/images/stories/awards_vids/clip08.flv|320|256|#ffffff|true|left{/playerflv}Shortlisted: BISYS Hedge Fund Services Ltd (BHFS)
BISYS offers a broad array of investment administration services and its model is geared to provide a highly scalable outsourcing solution to institutional and boutique hedge fund management firms. Caceis
Created in 2005 by the merger of the well-established securities services branches of CrÃ?©dit Agricole and Caisse d'Epargne, Caceis administers some ââ??¬826bn in client assets out of local offices in France, Luxembourg, Dublin, Belgium and the Netherlands. Northern Trust
Northern Trust provides services for hedge fund and fund of hedge funds. With servicing locations in Dublin, Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man and Luxembourg, Northern Trust provides a range of services to support a variety of investment objectives and strategies.

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