Private Equity

5 Ways NES Financial Streamlines Investor Onboarding

First impressions speak volumes. The investor onboarding experience is no different. As the private equity landscape continues to shift and become more competitive, many are finding that working with a third-party fund administrator is the way to go. For those investors who are new to working with private equity fund administration partners, the onboarding process [...]

Why Technology is Reshaping the Private Equity Industry and How NES Financial Can Help

NES Financial’s Senior Vice President of Fund Administration Michael Richards led a roundtable discussion at the ALTSSEA conference called “Fund Administration: How Technology is Reshaping the Industry” on Sept. 17. ALTSEEA is a one-day conference in Seattle featured leading practitioners from the fields of private equity, venture capital, real estate, hedge funds, cryptocurrency, artificial intelligence [...]

NES Financial’s Private Equity Fund Administration Selected by Resolute Capital Partners for Energy Asset Funds

NES Financial announced today that it has been selected by Resolute Capital Partners as the third-party administrator for the firm’s energy asset funds. Resolute Capital Partners specializes in bringing “beyond–Wall Street” opportunities in energy, commercial real estate, technology and other alternative sectors to market. Their latest fund, Strategic Energy Assets VIII Access Fund, LLC, provides [...]

Operational Efficiency in Private Equity: 4 Takeaways from the EY CFO Survey

Accounting firm Ernst & Young recently published their fifth annual survey of private equity CFOs. Unsurprisingly, they found that record inflows to private equity funds over the past few years have put strain on operations for all involved, no matter the fund size or geography. For funds both large and small, heightened competition and investor [...]

NES Financial’s Private Equity Fund Administration Selected by FrontFour Real Ventures for Nashville Real Estate Fund

NES Financial announced today that it has been selected by FrontFour Real Ventures LLC as the third-party administrator for the firm’s Nashville-based real estate private equity fund. FrontFour’s investment strategy is to develop condominium and mixed-use real estate projects with a particular focus on areas with high walkability scores, strong demographic trends and general affordability. [...]

NES Financial’s Fund Administration Solution Selected by Clairmont Capital Group for Launch of $50M Real Estate Fund

NES Financial has been selected by Clairmont Capital Group (CCG) as the third-party administrator for the firm’s latest private equity real estate fund. Clairmont Capital Group is a Los Angeles-based real estate private equity firm that specializes in General Partner (“GP”) equity co-investments in institutional-grade ventures. Clairmont’s unique model offers access to a tranche of [...]

How NES Financial Manages the Onboarding Process for New Private Equity Fund Clients

It may sound basic, but one of a third-party administrator’s core responsibilities is to lighten the workload of the investment manager’s staff — allowing you to focus on high-value activities such as raising and investing capital. At NES Financial, we take this principle seriously, and we believe the results should be immediate. That’s why, when we [...]

“One Contact, One Team”: NES Financial’s Vision of Fund Administration Client Service

At its root, the purpose of third-party fund administration in the private equity space is to lift burdensome administrative responsibility from your core team — to handle the middle- and back-office requirements of fund management efficiently, and at scale, so you can focus your internal efforts on raising and investing capital. Given that efficiency is [...]

Ending the Year Right: 8 Ways NES Financial Helps Private Equity Funds with Their Annual Audits

When managing a private equity fund, large or small, we know the beginning of a new calendar year can be a stressful time. Your investors need updates, vetted status reports, and detailed breakdowns of the year’s performance, as well as assurances that the fund remains in compliance with all regulations. The organization, documentation and project [...]

Investing in Investor Relations: A Win-Win for GPs and LPs

As a fund manager you want to find investors, and enhance their experience, on all levels and at every stage. So let’s start at the beginning — you’ve won your investor over. Now comes nobody’s favorite part: the complex and often nettlesome process of onboarding and complying with numerous standards covering Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and [...]