Eze Castle Integration

Eze Castle Integration Hosts Webinar with Merrill Lynch and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP on Considerations for Launching a Hedge Fund

Industry Experts to Discuss the Investment, Legal and Technology Aspects of Launching a Fund

BOSTON – May 13, 2008 – Eze Castle Integration, Inc., a leading provider of technology and IT services to hedge funds and investment firms, today announced a webinar with Merrill Lynch and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP to discuss the aspects of launching a hedge fund.  The webinar will occur on Tuesday May, 20, at 1:30 p.m. ET. 

Attendees of the webinar will learn about the many aspects to consider when launching up a fund – including raising capital, identifying a prime broker, legal obligations and implications and technology support.

Who: Cary Goldstein, director at Merrill Lynch; Jay B. Gould, partner with Pillsbury Winthrop Pittman Shaw LLP; and Mark Kenney, product manager at Eze Castle.

  • Cary Goldstein of Merrill Lynch will provide an overview of everything a hedge fund manager should expect when launching a fund, including operational, administrative, and technology infrastructure challenges.  As an advisor to hedge fund clients, Goldstein will discuss the process of launching a hedge fund and share case study examples to serve as best practices. 
  • Jay B. Gould of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP will speak to the many legal issues involved with launching a hedge fund, including selecting an attorney, determining fund structure and jurisdiction, fee structure and flow, legal documents, and marketing/communications with potential investors. 
  • Mark Kenney of Eze Castle Integration will discuss major technology considerations – specifically, how best to implement and design a highly secure and efficient office infrastructure, which can be a daunting project for a small fund that is just getting started. 

About Eze Castle Integration

Eze Castle Integration is the leading provider of technology and IT services to the investment industry. The company’s products and services include Startup and Relocation, Outsourced Technology Support, Fully Managed Suites, Telecommunications, Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery, Archiving, Storage, and Internet Service. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and has offices in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Greenwich (CT) and London.