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Episode 14 & 15: The Quest for Alpha

In today’s uncertain economic climate, it is essential for financial services companies to rely on business partners with the experience and knowledge to navigate the complexities of this highly regulated industry. Grassi is a premier professional services organization that has been serving as that strategic industry partner for more than 35 years. Grassi’s dedicated Financial Services practice provides high-quality consulting, assurance and tax services for hedge fund managers, private equity firms, broker-dealers and other financial services entities throughout the nation. Our highest priority is to provide our clients with the strategies and solutions that help them overcome business challenges and achieve their strategic objectives. Learn more at

Institutional investors and managers nationwide choose Hirschler for its ability to deliver sophisticated legal services at uncommon value with a more personal, boutique experience. Members of the firm’s Investment Management Practice Group leverage their combined industry knowledge to provide insight on evolving financial terms and legal structures. Armed with decades of experience, Hirschler’s IM lawyers take a practical, business-driven approach to advising industry participants on the complex structural, financial, legal and regulatory dynamics affecting their investments.  To learn more, visit


Preqin is the home of alternative assets, providing indispensable data, solutions and insights to support alternative asset professionals at every stage of the investment cycle. Since 2003, we have been the most trusted source of information on alternative assets, spanning private equity, venture capital, hedge funds, real estate, infrastructure, private debt, natural resources and secondaries. Our products and services are relied upon by more than 60,000 industry participants in over 90 countries, for a range of activities including fundraising, investor relations, asset allocation, fund manager selection and business development. Preqin is an independent business with over 500 staff based in New York, London, Chicago, Singapore, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Manila. To learn more, visit

In today’s dynamic marketplace, alternative investment firms need leading service providers to ensure delivery of audit, tax and advisory services through knowledge, appropriate technical advice and timely execution of services. With over 40 years of experience, Withum brings clients the benefits of a larger organization without sacrificing the attention and personal service that one expects from a local firm. Our team of professionals can help you meet the challenges of starting or managing your fund. With office locations in major cities and financial centers across the country, and as an independent member of HLB, the global advisory and accounting network, Withum serves all aspects, size and investment types of the alternative investment community. To learn more, visit