“AlternativeSoft is a practical and user friendly tool used as part of our portfolio construction and risk management process. Their extensive support and responsiveness provides added value.”

Ramius Alternative Solutions, United States

Vikas Kapoor
Risk Management and Portfolio Construction
"AlternativeSoft streamlines many useful performance based analytics including portfolio optimization, peer evaluation, and relative analyses."  

Aberdeen Asset Management, United States

Greg Strassberg
Head of Risk Management
Aberdeen Asset Management
“In Unigestion, we started using AlternativeSoft in Januray 2016. We currently are extending our licenses from our alternative team to our long only team The capabilities and improvements delivered by AlternativeSoft give us confidence that AlternativeSoft is here to help us”
Michael Belpaire
Strategy Analyst
Vice President
“From statistical analysis on a single hedge fund, screening the investment universe, peer group analysis, FoHF portfolio construction to risks analysis and stress testing, AlternativeSoft is one of the most effective, intuitive, and efficient tool I have handled. ”

BNP Paribas Capital Partners, France

Giuliano Rajabally CFA
Senior Fund Manager
Hedge Fund Solutions
BNP Paribas Capital Partners
"Lyxor has utilized AlternativeSoft since January 2012. The software was selected on the basis of its rich quantitative features. The software has a user friendly interface which is complimented by highly qualified quantitative support from London."

Lyxor, France, United States, Japan

(Groupe Société Générale)
Lyxor Asset Management
“AlternativeSoft is easy to use and a valuable tool for our fund of funds investment process. Ongoing support has been efficient and prompt.”

Universities Superannuation Scheme, UK

Emily Porter
Portfolio Manager
Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)
“AlternativeSoft is the only company that provides serious quantitative solutions dedicated to serious hedge fund investing. This makes it the ideal partner to apply the techniques described in “Hedge funds: Quantitative Insights”.

Kedge Capital, London

François-Serge Lhabitant PhD
Head of Research, Kedge Capital
Kedge Capital
Professor of Finance, HEC Lausanne & Edhec
AlternativeSoft provides a user-friendly, powerful tool for asset allocators that takes into account higher moments of distributions.”

Raiffeisen Capital Management, Austria

Alexander Toth
Fund Manager
Multi Asset Strategies
Raiffeisen Capital Management
“AlternativeSoft has greatly helped analysts from Risk, Hedge Fund and Long Only oriented teams with due diligence, fund research, reporting and performance management for a multi-billion US pension fund. With excellent analytical support, dependable application development, delivery mechanisms and constant effort to improve the software, I highly recommend AlternativeSoft.”

Kforce, United States

Investments Project Manager
Kforce Technology

Kuwait Investment Authority, Kuwait


"The AlternativeSoft platform is a helpful addition to the set of tools available to a hedge fund allocator, for both building portfolios and managing their risks. Moreover, the quantitative support available strengthens the service offering."

Novartis, Switzerland

Marc Buhlig
Portfolio Manager
"The AlternativeSoft platform is a helpful addition to the set of tools available to a hedge fund allocator, for both idea generation and idea testing. Moreover, the use of academic models in the platform fits well with our investment process."  

Vontobel Bank, Switzerland

David Friche
Portfolio Manager
"The AlternativeSoft platform is a useful quantitative tool for portfolio construction with hedge funds. The information needed to minimize the losses associated with extreme risk is clearly displayed, making the process easier."

Edhec-Risk, France

Noël Amenc
Professor of Finance at Edhec
Director of the Edhec Risk and Asset Management Research Centre
"A solid investment process combines both qualitative and quantitative inputs from fund selection to portfolio construction. We found in AlternativeSoft the skills to build customized solutions."

Momentum, South Africa

Kris Adams CFA
Portfolio Manager
Fund of Hedge Funds - Alternative Investments
Momentum Investments
"The Spanish-speaking investment community is the second largest worldwide, after the English-speaking one. AlternativeSoft is the leader providing quantitative solutions and applications to the Hedge Fund industry. For this reason, we wanted the first book published in Spanish on Hedge Funds to present, in the accompanying CD-Rom, the best tools available in the market. We believe the great success achieved so far is partly thanks to the quality and solid scientific foundations of AlternativeSoft programs".

Hedge fund book: Invertir en Hedge Funds (Spanish)

Dr. Marcos Lopez de Prado
Head Quantitative Equity Research
UBS Wealth Management
Author of the book "Investir in Hedge Funds"
"When dealing with hedge funds and funds of hedge funds, the AlternativeSoft is a required software that can easily deal with extreme risks in portfolio construction that no other software does today."

Hedge fund book: Hedge Funds: Insights in Performance Measurement, Risk Analysis and Portfolio Allocation

Greg Gregoriou PhD
Professor of Finance
State University of New York
Editor of the book
"Hedge Funds: Insights in Performance Measurement, Risk Analysis and Portfolio Allocation"
“We have been using AlternativeSoft since years. It is a powerful tool helping us to construct robust and well performing Hedge fund’s portfolios. We also like AlternativeSoft’s extensive and responsive support and that they constantly add features and improve the product.”

VP Fund Solutions, Liechtenstein

Ralf Konrad
Member of Executive Management
VP Fund Solutions
“AlternativeSoft has a great portfolio optimization facility, allowing us to segment our portfolios, create custom constraints and define our own risk parameters. The resulting risk adjusted portfolios have been tested in the market and given us the desired results. ”
Christopher Peel
Chief Investment Officer
Tavistock Wealth Ltd
Below is a sample of the various Client Types currently using AlternativeSoft on a daily basis to assist them in their investment processes.
To learn more about their use cases, read here.