Today's growing reconciliation demands that managers address the prioritization of breaks, automation, and integration of complex instruments while delivering customized reports to the front office. When operations teams complete their daily reconciliation activities - striving for a well-balanced combination of technology, expertise and experience - integrated reconciliation is critical to hedge fund operations.
Operational Efficiency / Shadow Accounting
Operational issues, specifically when properly understood and managed, help efficiency. As managers consider the stakes for sustained growth, outsourced shadow-accounting as an extension of in-house operations provides access to an array of capabilities that are increasingly seen as critical to mid-sized and large hedge fund operations.
The best practice for regulation is to plan in advance and allow ample time to assemble the resources necessary for seamless, hassle-free reporting. Attentive coordination and skillful project management will improve a manager's ability to sail calmly toward reporting.