Alden offers a full suite of services to investment fund managers to assist with critical areas such as operations, compliance, marketing, product distribution and more.
We have highly-experienced, dedicated internal resources, supplemented by a network of accountants, administrators, auditors and attorneys with whom we’ve built relationships over our many years in the business. The principals at Alden have experience in direct public and private funds, direct private placement, capital raising and distribution going back more than 15 years. We have launched and managed strategies in a wide variety of asset class and deal types. We offer our experience and capabilities to external fund managers who need help with the back office, compliance, marketing and distribution sides of the business, so they can stay focused on finding good investments and managing their funds. By leveraging our registered investment advisor, broker/dealer and personnel, they can reduce costs and keep to a minimum the time they need to spend on activities outside the management of their fund.
We invest our client’s money how we invest our own
When asked by investors how we invest our money the answer is simple; we invest in our strategies. This simplifies the decision-making process and further aligns our interests with those of our clients. Each strategy is designed to improve the predictability and stability of returns based around the specific goals and risk tolerance of the investment objective. We pride ourselves on our top-down research focus with both technical and fundamental underpinnings allowing us to manage our strategies to reflect our unique views on the market.
Alden Capital Management provides wealth advisory and asset management solutions that seek to improve the investment returns and profitability of our clients. We develop, manage and make available investment strategies that are goal-oriented and focus on specific objectives that fit typical client investment needs such as current income, growth, risk-adjusted return and total cumulative return.
Our team is made of industry experts including financial advisors, portfolio managers, traders, operational staff and internal compliance professionals. Our strategies are available in separate accounts at several leading custodians as well as select public and private funds. We manage strategies that utilize a variety of assets classes including public securities such as stocks and ETFs, commercial and mortgage loans, real estate in a variety of forms and other specialty sector and asset types.
Alden EDGE is an internally managed asset allocation strategy consisting of 5 risk-tolerance-based ETF models. They utilize low fee ETFs that are commission free at our preferred custodian and are a good fit for smaller client accounts and retirement plan assets.
Alden PLUS is a separate account platform consisting of externally managed separate account strategies seeking to generate alpha. Our investment team searches for successful strategies and has done extensive due-diligence on these managers and their investments.
Alden ALTS is a menu of hedge funds, real estate offerings, limited partnerships, private placements, and others carefully evaluated by Alden’s investment team. We seek strategies that demonstrate value add by having a unique return profile and better risk/reward returns.