NEW YORK and MOSCOW, April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha International Consulting, LLC ("AIC"), an international advisory firm which sources and coordinates financial opportunities for international clients in the United States, today agreed to a strategic alliance with Forefront Capital ("Forefront"), a premiere asset management firm. This arrangement will reduce the risk and expand the reach of investments for both AIC's clients and Forefront's emerging hedge fund managers.
"This partnership will be mutually beneficial to Alpha's clients and Forefront's continued growth," said Brad Reifler, CEO of Forefront Capital. "We look forward to working with the team at Alpha and leveraging the combined expertise of our companies to deliver stronger products and services."
This strategic alliance will allow AIC's retail investors access to products historically only available to institutional investors, and provide Forefront's hedge funds, investment bank, and investment advisors access to AIC's exclusive global network and client base. AIC will introduce Forefront's experienced team to investors from Eastern Europe.
Uri Mermelstein, co-Founder and principal at Alpha International Consulting, LLC, said: "We are delighted to be aligned with a firm that combines accessibility and excellence in the global financial markets. Our clients are seeking new sources of alpha generation, and Forefront Capital would be an ideal conduit to that end."
Alpha International Consulting, LLC launched in April 2012 connects corporate and high net worth individual investors from Russia and C.I.S. countries with opportunities in the United States.
About Alpha International Consulting, LLC:
Alpha International Consulting, LLC, offers a wide range of services for its clients. AIC specializes in connecting its international client base with lucrative financial opportunities in the U.S. AIC prides itself not only on providing its clients with investment opportunities personally tailored to both a client's short and long term objectives but also in assisting their clients with bridging the gap in culture, language and relationships necessary for successfully investing in the U.S. AIC sources a wide variety of investment opportunities on behalf of its clients, including real estate, private equity transactions and hedge funds.
About Forefront Capital:
Forefront Capital is an SEC-registered investment advisor organized to give institutional investors access to established asset managers with less than $250 million under management. Institutional investors engage the Forefront investment committee to identify and select established managers to take part in the Forefront Portfolio Manager Partnership Platform (PMPP). The PMPP provides managers with institutional infrastructure -- including full operations and access to capital. Working Forefront is a significant branding event allowing managers to assuage investors' concerns about business viability and providing comfort to investors that a manager is following best practices principles.
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