Wharton Research Data Services Adds Eurekahedge data—Bringing Access to 29,000+ Alternative Funds

Philadelphia, PAWharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Eurekahedge data.

A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and regulatory agencies the thought leadership, data access and insights needed to accelerate impact.

With coverage from 1969 and a global research team, Eurekahedge offers access to over 29,000 interactive alternative funds and 300+ hedge fund indices, making it the most comprehensive resource for hedge funds available.

Eurekahedge indices include:

REGIONAL HEDGE FUND INDICES
•Global  •North America  •Europe   •Asia  •Emerging markets  •Latin America

SPONSORED INDICES
•CBOE Eurekahedge Volatility Indexes  •Eurekahedge 50  •ILS Advisers Index  •Multi-Factor Risk Premia Index  •Mizuho-Eurekahedge Index

SPECIALIST ALTERNATIVE FUND INDICES
•Long-only absolute return funds  •Funds of funds  •Islamic funds  •UCITS hedge funds

STRATEGY INDICES
•Arbitrage  •CTA/managed futures  •Distressed debt  •Event Driven  •Fixed income  •Long/short equities  •Macro  •Multi-Strategy  •Relative Value

ADDITIONAL DATABASES FOR RESEARCH
•Global Islamic Funds  •Global Private Equity Funds

“We are very excited to offer Eurekahedge to WRDS subscribers,” said Robert Zarazowski, Managing Director of WRDS. “With global reach and specialized indices, Eurekahedge allows our users to conduct research on hedge funds in unprecedented ways.”

Alexander Mearns, CEO of Eurekahedge added, “Eurekahedge are delighted to be working with Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania whose WRDS platform provides an invaluable service to the alternative investment investor community including university endowments and trusts, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors.”

For inquiries please contact:
Wharton Research Data Services |
Robin Nussbaum Gold | [email protected]
Eurekahedge | Tarnima Sabed  |  [email protected]

About Eurekahedge
Launched in 2001, Eurekahedge has a proven track record spanning over 16 years as the world’s largest independent data provider and alternative research firm specialising in global hedge fund databases and research. Headquartered in Singapore with offices in New York and Philippines, the global expertise of our research team constantly adapts to industry changes and needs, allowing Eurekahedge to develop and offer a wide array of products and services coveted by institutional investors, family offices, accredited investors, qualified purchasers, financial institutions and media sources. In addition to market-leading hedge fund databases, Eurekahedge’s other business functions include hedge fund research publications, due diligence services, investor services, analytical platforms and risk management tools. www.eurekahedge.com

About WRDS
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) provides the leading business intelligence, data analytics, and financial research platform to global institutions  ?  enabling comprehensive thought leadership, historical analysis, and insight into the latest innovations in academic research.

WRDS provides researchers with one location to access over 250 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Accounting, Banking, Economics, ESG, Finance, Healthcare, Insurance, Marketing, and Statistics. Flexible data delivery options include a powerful web query method that reduces research time, the WRDS Cloud for executing research and strategy development, and the WRDS client server using PCSAS, Matlab, and R. Our Analytics team, doctoral-level support and rigorous data review and validation give clients the confidence to tailor research within complex databases and create a wide range of reliable data models.

An award-winning data research platform for over 50,000 commercial, academic, and government users in 30+ countries, WRDS is the global gold standard in data management and research  —  all backed by the credibility and leadership of the Wharton School.

About The Wharton School
Founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. With a broad global community and one of the most published business school faculties, Wharton creates economic and social value around the world. The Wharton School has 5,000 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 9,000 participants in executive education programs annually and a powerful alumni network of 95,000 graduates.