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Schroders’ executive joins ScalingFunds to boost client adoption

Schroders’ executive joins ScalingFunds to boost client adoption

We sat down with the newest member of the ScalingFunds team Patrick Stampfli to discuss his move to ScalingFunds. Patrick worked for over 30 years in the financial industry across all continents. As an auditor working for PwC and Zurich or as a line manager at Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs, his focus was always on providing client solutions. At Schroders, Patrick had the opportunity to build lean and technology-based end-to-end operating models supporting capital raising for traditional, alternative and private asset strategies.

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Private debt experts joins ScalingFunds: Callum Fleetwood-Storey

Private debt experts joins ScalingFunds: Callum Fleetwood-Storey

We are very pleased to announce that our team at ScalingFunds is growing. Callum Fleetwood-Storey will be joining us as our new Business Development Associate helping with the onboarding of new clients. We have asked him several questions on why he joined ScalingFunds, his experience with the fund industry and what he hopes to achieve in his new position. Please join us in welcoming our new team member.

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Fund Management Services

Fund Management Services

Launching your own alternative investment fund is a formidable undertaking, which can tie up a lot of your capital and time. ScalingFunds offers turn-key SPV and fund management services that allow investment managers to launch new structures without the hassle and paperwork.

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Next-gen fund administration platform ScalingFunds receives new investment

Next-gen fund administration platform ScalingFunds receives new investment

As a spin-off from real estate tokenisation pioneer Brickblock, the former German subsidiary has completed its rebrand into ScalingFunds GmbH and continues building out its alternative investment platform, which launched in late 2019. Its primary focus is providing fund managers with the right digital tools and legal setup for administering, distributing, and managing alternative investment funds, including asset classes such as real estate, private equity, debt, and infrastructure.

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Fund Administration Fees

Fund Administration Fees

Launching an alternative investment fund (“AIF”) takes more than a successful investment strategy. From the outset, you need to consider the fund administration fees, the proper structure and plan for the lifespan of the fund, from concept to realization and eventual liquidation. AIFs are far more complex and require significantly more financial planning than a typical long-short hedge fund.

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Blockchain isn’t the solution (by itself)

Blockchain isn’t the solution (by itself)

Real-estate is famously a traditional, illiquid and non-transparent investment class. It is also one of the largest in the world. As time goes by and education broadens, blockchain is increasingly regarded as a viable long-term solution to propel the real estate industry into the digital age. The recently published industry report by the Foundation for International Blockchain and Real Estate Expertise (FIBREE) provides a global perspective on the latest developments in the field of blockchain in real estate.

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Brickblock launches funds management brand

Brickblock launches funds management brand

We are very excited to announce the launch of our new funds management brand, ScalingFunds. ScalingFunds is a funds-as-a-service white label product that leverages blockchain technology to help fund managers automate investor onboarding, efficiently communicate with investors, and enable the trade or transfer of fund shares between eligible investors.

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Partnership with Peakside Capital

Partnership with Peakside Capital

We’re excited to announce a strategic partnership with Peakside Capital Advisors AG that will merge institutional real estate investment management with the benefits of blockchain technology.

The partnership will see Peakside Capital utilise our proprietary software and legal framework for evidencing and databasing a real estate fund on the blockchain, a process more commonly known as tokenisation.

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