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Licensing HFR Indices Data

HFR Index Data is available for licensing for use as benchmarks for internal analysis, client reporting, and fund marketing materials. We also license for use in developing investment products.

HFR Index Direct

The HFR Index Direct licensing program allows licensees to receive comprehensive access to the most complete and updated performance and constituent information available for client benchmarking and performance evaluation purposes. The licensing program also addresses many of the data provisioning requirements that financial institutions are concerned with when disseminating financial and benchmark data.

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Licensees get rights to systematically store, update and distribute HFR Index Data in a variety of formats. Typical licensing scenarios include: 

  • Use in internal databases
  • Use in client portfolio statements
  • Use in fund factsheets and marketing materials
  • Integration with analytical software platforms

Easy Data Integration

  • Standardized data format
  • 24-7 access to data server
  • Timely notifications of delays or corrections
  • Data also available from many third-party market data vendors

HFR Custom Index Development (optional)

  • HFR produces custom hedge fund indices for major financial institutions throughout the globe. We can also convert any of our indices into whatever denomination you require. Learn more

HFR Index Licensing for Investment Products

An Investment Product Index Usage license allows qualified institutions to use HFR Indices data or HFR trademarks as the basis of, or benchmark to, hedge fund replication investment products, such as ETFs, mutual funds, exchange-traded derivatives, structured products.

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