private equity

Prodigy Network outlines decision to implement NES Financial’s Private Equity Fund Administration Solution

CFOs are entering 2017 with a focus to change the allocation of their team’s time away from fund accounting and regulatory compliance. While still essential to any deal, these middle and back office tasks are viewed as time-consuming and routine responsibilities that can be outsourced and replaced with ever-improving technology solutions. As raising and deploying capital [...]

Infrastructure funds see substantial uptick in 2017

Following a record year of fundraising in 2016, private equity firms closed funds valued at $45 billion in January 2017. The number marks a 78% increase from the $25 billion raised in 2016. Infrastructure funds in particular saw a substantial uptick in interest from investors looking for stability in long-term returns and a method to deploy [...]

NES Financial’s Fund Administration Solution selected by Goodman Capital for multiple New York real estate projects

NES Financial announced that we will be working with Goodman Capital as the third-party administrator for their private equity real estate funds. Goodman Capital is a New York-based real estate investment firm with a large investment portfolio of real estate assets across the New York City market. Leveraging its fully-integrated platform with property management, legal, [...]

January 18th, 2017|Categories: Fund Administration|Tags: , , |

Capital outflow from China creates competition in America

The Chinese are seeking a channel for capital into America to preserve and protect existing wealth. Several factors make the prospect of capital outflow from China to America extremely attractive. These factors include China’s free-falling currency, uncertainties in both the economic and political landscape, and a broader desire for temporary or permanent residency status in [...]

December 14th, 2016|Categories: EB-5, Fund Administration|Tags: , , , , |

Private equity’s middle market: competition and opportunity

In the era of headline grabbing megafunds, an insatiable appetite for the middle market has spurred unprecedented competition in the private equity industry. Generally categorized as buyout transactions under $500 million, the middle market offers significantly more options in contrast to the much larger end of the spectrum. The options, in turn, offer more opportunity. [...]

December 11th, 2016|Categories: Fund Administration|Tags: , , , |

The Next Evolution of Fund Administration

Michael Halloran, Chairman and CEO of NES Financial, speaks about pain points in the private equity industry and details how NES Financial’s Fund Administration Solution can help solve for them. Contact us Allow us to schedule a demo and demonstrate how NES Financial is disrupting the private equity marketplace to service your fund administration needs. We look forward to hearing from you [...]

Smart Shopping in Private Equity’s Squeezed Middle

In the private equity industry, there are giant multinational firms that boast billions in assets and there are boutique firms taking advantage of their reputational expertise in specific sectors. One school of thought will always think bigger is better. The other school of thought is that less is more. The largest investment firms offer unparalleled [...]

NES Financial completes SSAE 16 examination

NES Financial has once again successfully completed its annual compliance examination. Formerly known as SAS 70, the SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type II examination is a recognized compliance and controls standard used by leading banks and service providers across the financial industry. The examination mandates an in-depth review of control objectives and procedures throughout the [...]

November 15th, 2016|Categories: NES Financial|Tags: , , , |

Private Equity Perspective: Band-Aids on bullet wounds!

For an industry that can’t even agree on common valuation guidelines, it comes as no surprise that software solutions exist in the same sort of patchwork orange, varying considerably from one private equity firm to the next. It might be said of private equity or private real estate that everyone does the exact same thing [...]