Conifer Group Nominated as a Top Hedge Fund Administrator by HFMWeek

Innovative servicing for small, startup hedge fund market cited in selecting Conifer Group as candidate for 2010 service provider honor

Oct 20, 2010, 09:00 ET from Conifer Group LLC

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conifer Group LLC, a global hedge fund administrator and prime broker, today announced it has been nominated as a finalist in the 2010 HFMWeek U.S. Hedge Fund Services Awards.

HFMWeek shortlisted Conifer for its "Best Administrator for Small and Startup Hedge Funds" honor. HFMWeek is publication dedicated to reporting on the hedge fund industry. HFMWeek selected Conifer based on its financial progress, business growth, client satisfaction and proprietary technology.

"At Conifer, our infrastructure is crucial in helping a startup get established," said Jack McDonald, Chief Executive Officer and President of Conifer. "Our tightly integrated middle and back office, together with our prime brokerage, is a robust combination that can help a small hedge fund retain a competitive advantage. Being recognized by HFMWeek for our commitment to servicing the startup and small fund market is rewarding."

A luncheon for the 2010 HFMWeek U.S. Hedge Fund Services Awards will take place on Tuesday, October 26 at 582 Park Avenue in New York.

About Conifer Group LLC

Conifer Group is a leading hedge fund service provider offering global fund accounting and administration, trade execution, executive office space, compliance corporate accounting, consulting and business infrastructure. Conifer Group's comprehensive platform of business and operational solutions appeals to both startup and established hedge fund managers by allowing them to focus exclusively on investing. Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York and the British Virgin Islands, Conifer Group was founded in 1989.

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