We are nearing a tipping point for alternatives

February 2018

At the end of 2017, Citco jumped to US$950bn in assets under administration (AuA), up from US$837bn at the end of 2016. Our growth in AuA is entirely organic, and the result of alternative asset managers trusting us with more of their adminstrative functions.

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Flexibility drives demand for Gateway centres

February 2018

Three years after the launch of the first Citco Gateway office centre, all four offices – in Amsterdam, Luxembourg, New York and Singapore – are close to 100% occupancy. This shows the value that asset management firms place on flexibility at a time when profitability is under pressure and globalisation is receding. It also reflects a mix of local and international trends.

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Outsourcing: tide turns for real estate funds

February 2018

While there is no single source of information regarding the size of the global private real estate market, consensus among research firms, benchmarks and media surveys suggests that the sector contains well over US$3 trillion of assets under management, depending on what is classified as private real estate.

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Relationships are key to charting a better course

February 2018

Today’s Citco offers a broad range of services to address our clients’ jurisdictional, accounting and financial, regulatory reporting and operational needs. It’s this long history of focusing on the alternative investment space that has enabled Citco to develop a multifaceted client service model providing insightful, practical and nimble solutions for today’s alternative asset manager.

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