NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rocaton Investment Advisors, LLC, a leading full-service investment consultant, today announced a partnership with SAF Platform, a New York City based financial technology firm.
The investment advisory and technology initiative will offer private capital and hedge fund research via a state-of-the-art technology platform to institutional investors such as endowments, foundations, insurance companies, pension funds, family offices, and registered investment advisors.
"Rocaton is singularly focused on our clients' success, and a cornerstone of that success is objective investment research. Our experienced and dedicated team of research professionals analyze investment themes, managers and strategies to deliver a comprehensive evaluation of each opportunity," said Robin Pellish, CEO, Rocaton. “We see the growing need for high quality, unbiased investment research in the marketplace, and are excited to leverage SAF Platform’s robust technology to deliver our intellectual capital to a broad range of investors.”
The technology partnership is dedicated to reducing the friction of the fund discovery and investment processes while providing a greater ease-of-use for participants within the alternative investments ecosystem. Investors will have digital access to Rocaton’s manager research, an electronic investment process, centralized investment communications, and position and tax reporting. Managers on the platform will be able to offer all their investors a centralized investor portal.
"Positioning our investment technology platform to enhance Rocaton’s client engagement embodies our vision to power alternative investments and improve the way they are made," said Rafay Farooqui, CEO, SAF Platform.
About Rocaton Investment Advisors, LLC
Rocaton provides independent investment consulting services to institutional investors including pension plan sponsors, financial intermediaries, healthcare and insurance companies, endowments and foundations, private wealth clients, and RIAs. Rocaton is a 100% employee-owned firm that operates from a single primary office in Norwalk, CT. Rocaton advises clients on assets approaching $500 billion as of December 31, 2016. http://www.rocaton.com/
About SAF PlatformTM
SAF PlatformTM is powering alternative investments with automation technology for institutional investors and asset managers. https://safplatform.com/