News Stories & Press Releases

Embracing Change and Taking Action

March 27, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

By Alma Piscitello, Executive Vice President, Strategic Advisor Services As an avid reader with an eclectic library of books, it is difficult to pick a favorite book across all genres.  However, two books stand out as powerful frameworks for doing business: Traction by Gino Wickman and Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win...

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An Alternative Mutual Fund’s Most Unusual Birth: A Case Study in How Gemini Works Alongside Alternative Managers to Achieve Long-Term Goals

March 23, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

Today’s fund administrators are capable of doing much more for investment managers than just assisting with back-office responsibilities. As demonstrated by The Gemini Companies (Gemini), modern “fund administration 2.0” which involves working closely with managers to actively assist with launching, managing, and growing funds. Recently, Gemini facilitated a rare transaction that enabled a manager to...

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Time for a Rebrand?

March 20, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

By Megan Boulter, Marketing Coordinator, NorthStar Financial Services, LLC The doctor is in and it’s time for your brand’s marketing checkup! Over time, your company will evolve and change. External factors may have made an impact on your industry, or, perhaps it is just time for a refresh. It is important to ask ourselves questions...

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The Evolution of Alternative Investments

March 13, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

By David Young, President, Gemini Alternative Funds, LLC Allocations to alternative investment strategies have continued to evolve as asset owners – in particular pensions, endowments and family offices – have become more knowledgeable about, and comfortable with, these strategies.  Direct investments into hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and alternative mutual funds are not meeting...

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Best Practices for Impactful Distribution

March 09, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

By Alma Piscitello, Senior Vice President, Strategic Relationships The sales conversation and process has changed significantly in the past decade.  Days of sole product pitches are long gone and have been replaced with a consultative conversation on how firms drive value to portfolios and practices.  The manner in which we communicate has also evolved. Data...

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Embracing Disruption

March 06, 2017
From The Gemini Companies

By Jace Schuppan, National Sales Manager For those of you with kids, I relate embracing disruption to hugging your teenager who is likely causing some sort of strife in your life. You have passion and love for your child, so you will continue to embrace them despite the disruption they cause. You find ways to...

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