AIS launches web portal for hedge fund document management

_*AIS Fund Administration has launched AIS IR Manager, a secure
document management and investor relations web portal calculated
expressly for the firm's hedge fund clients.*_


AIS Fund Administration provides outsourced middle and back office
support and fund administration to the alternative investment

The AIS IR Manager allows managers to post fund documents, newsletters
and marketing materials.

IR Manager is hosted by both the hedge fund manager and AIS on a
restricted, password protected website.

Financial statements are uploaded directly by AIS to make sure that
all information is secure and confidential. Managers are able to
authorise their investors and prospects with access to their available
information and track how information is being used by activity logs
and a secure tracking encryption.

"We've seen tremendous demand from our clients for such a platform
on two fronts," says Paul Chain, AIS president. "First, compliance
minded CFOs want a way to satisfy regulatory scrutiny, maintain a high
level of confidentiality and demonstrate control over the fund's
marketing efforts. Following, managers want an efficient and secure
way to distribute newsletters, offering documents, marketing materials
and statements to existing and potential investors. IR Manager ensures
that only the intended party views the material they are permitted to
view. Answering both needs on one platform, controlled by AIS as the
third party administrator, provides a valuable solution for our