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Guidelines to Appealing Answers on RFIs or DDQs

According to CoreData Research, investors classify cybersecurity or data breaches to be more significant than a fund manager change and an even more pressing reason to terminate a manager.

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How Backstop Helped Texas ERS Live up to Aspirations and Further Institutionalize Their Organization

Did you know that Texas has a GDP larger than Russia’s and its geographical size rivals some European countries?

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SOC 2 Report Verifies Backstop Solutions’ Robust Security

The evolving dynamics of the institutional investment industry form a complex dance. Everything adds to the intricate pattern: market changes, investment managers, investor needs, institutional partnerships, economic patterns ... and, yes, regulatory and compliance controls around security and data privacy.

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Maximum Flexibility: Teaching Yoga to Software

As part of the investor relations team for an equity long/short, Rob wears many hats. Among them are capital raising and sales and marketing, so he spends a lot of time with his broker-dealers, mining them for introductions.

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Real Estate Investment and Affordable Housing Join Forces in Austin

Austin, Texas, is one of the fastest growing cities in America – but that growth is causing a real estate affordability crisis for the middle-income residents who compose the city’s core workforce. In 2016, a non-profit organization, Affordable Central Texas (ACT), founded the Austin Housing Conservancy (AHC) Fund to meet this crisis. AHC is an investment fund that buys multifamily apartment properties in neighborhoods throughout Austin and preserves their long-term affordability for people who are the backbone of the city. AHC therefore bridges two worlds: the investment world and the non-profit world.

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