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Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds

With experience handling more than 1,500 investment funds (including hedge funds, fund of funds, commodity pools, and private equity funds), we specialize in addressing the complex operational, financial reporting and compliance issues facing the industry. Some of the services we provide include financial statement audit, tax structuring and risk management.

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Partnership Audits

New audit rules give partnerships discretion in assigning responsibility for tax adjustments, reducing threat of liability for new partners.

  • Don Susswein
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  • November 26, 2018

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Financial Services Tax Update: Carried Interest

Tax reform hit hedge fund managers hard by imposing a three-year holding period for long-term capital gains treatment

  • Don Susswein, Moshe Metzger
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  • November 26, 2018

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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity continues to be a top concern as managers deal with the cloud, cyber insurance policy, SEC scrutiny and third-party risks.

  • November 26, 2018

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Lease Accounting

A new FASB rule requiring most leases to be put on the balance sheet demands more documentation and management judgment than in the past.

  • November 26, 2018

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Operational Due Diligence

Investors are looking more closely than ever at how asset managers choose and supervise third-party service providers.

  • Jeffrey Yager
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  • November 26, 2018

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9th annual RSM Investment Industry Summit presentations

Analysis and insights from RSM financial services specialists on accounting standards, tax strategies, cybersecurity and other issues.

  • December 15, 2017

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How finance services organizations are empowering operations managers

Learn how finance transformation tools can put you back on the path to growth, streamline operations, leverage talent and automate processes

  • December 05, 2017

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Hot tax topics for private equity firms and partnerships

Learn how recent U.S. rulings may lead hedge funds and private equity partnerships to review their tax strategies.

  • Moshe Metzger
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  • November 20, 2017

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Accounting update: New revenue recognition rule affects asset managers

While every industry will be affected, the new ASC 606 revenue recognition standard will significantly affect asset managers.

  • November 20, 2017

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Regulations, best practices, cybersecurity all affect capital raising

Regulators and investors alike are pushing for more transparency from funds, and cybersecurity is a key focus.

  • John Hague, Jay Schulman
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  • April 06, 2017

Private Equity Firms

With our vast experience in the privately-held middle market, we assist funds with start-up issues, valuations and FAS 157, management fees and financial reporting. We serve a variety of funds including:

Tax Services

We understand the complex tax events facing hedge funds/alternative investments that could affect your after-tax return. From the initial fund setup to final investor distributions, we work with funds to make sure that the best strategies and structures are in place. We also analyze the many tax consequences of transactions, including purchase price allocations and distributions from liquidity events.

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Investment Industry Insights
This bi-monthly newsletter focuses on accounting, tax and regulatory news for the asset management industry.


Financial Institution Insights
delivers news and information critical to community banking professionals. The bi-monthly newsletter tackles issues ranging from IT security to regulatory compliance to operational improvement.


AML & Regulatory Compliance News
Compliance news for the banking and investment industry. Gain insights about the latest compliance news and how it will affect your business.


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To discuss how our team can help your business, contact us by phone 800.274.3978 or



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Contact

Alan Alzfan
Hedge Fund Practice Leader

212.372.1380

Contact

Alan Alzfan
Hedge Fund Practice Leader

212.372.1380