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Orion Integrates Gemini Alt's Galaxy Plus Managed Account Platform into Orion Connect

186 Days ago

OMAHA, NE --(Marketwired - March 23, 2016) -

  • Integration offers access to a wide variety of alternative investment strategies delivered through a transparent investment platform.
  • Gemini Alt's centralized, operationally efficient infrastructure connects investors and managers to near-real-time data, frequent liquidity, capital efficiencies, and risk management.
  • Orion is the largest privately held portfolio accounting provider in the U.S.

Orion Advisor Services, LLC ("Orion") today announced it has created an integration with Gemini Alternative Funds, LLC ("Gemini Alt"), which is part of The Gemini Companies. Gemini Alt will launch its new Galaxy Plus Managed Account Platform (MAP) app in the Orion Connect portfolio accounting software platform, delivering one-click, single-sign-on access to the Galaxy Plus MAP from within Orion Connect.

"Forging an even deeper relationship with Gemini Alt will bring tremendous benefits to advisors and their clients," said Eric Clarke, President and CEO of Orion. "Gemini Alt's new app will provide advisors with easy access to a wide variety of pooled investment products that are thoroughly vetted and monitored, empowering them to better manage more aspects of their business through the Orion platform."

The Galaxy Plus MAP enables qualified investors access to multiple trading managers via a centralized platform that offers a fixed fee structure, frequent liquidity, enhanced transparency, notional funding capabilities, and risk management. Investors in the Galaxy Plus MAP also benefit from Gemini Alt's operational infrastructure, which is designed to enhance the amount of control they have over their managed account portfolios. 

"We are excited to be at the forefront of connecting investors with alternative strategies in an easy to access, streamlined process that provides a managed account like experience for investors," said David Young, President of Gemini Alt. "We look forward to working more closely with Orion to bring the advantages of Galaxy Plus to more advisors and investors."

To learn more about Orion Advisor Services, visit www.orionadvisor.com. For more information about Gemini Alt and the Gemini Companies, visit www.thegeminicompanies.com

About Orion Advisor Services, LLC

Orion Advisor Services, LLC (Orion) is the premier portfolio accounting service provider for advisors. Our firm has unique insights into the advisory profession because it was founded for investment advisors by an investment advisor in 1999. Orion frees advisors from back-office tedium so they can enjoy their business again by devoting their time and energy to better serving clients. Orion provides the integrated and fully customizable technology solutions that advisors need to help grow their businesses over the long term. The firm's technology solutions empower more than 800 advisory firms with total assets under administration in excess of $275 billion, from more than 1,250,000 individual accounts.

For more information about Orion, visit www.orionadvisor.com and follow Orion on Twitter: @orionadvisor

About Gemini Alternative Funds, LLC

Gemini Alternative Funds, LLC (Gemini Alt) services the investment community as a managed account platform working with dedicated managed accounts and co-mingled funds, as well as serving as a structured product platform sponsor. Gemini Alt provides a comprehensive platform of centralized operational services and distribution of products. The operational services provided directly by Gemini Alt include transparency, uniform operational setup, risk and guideline management, and liquidity enhancements. Through our sister firms, Gemini Alt also partners with mutual and hedge fund managers for fund creation, compliance of regulated entities, marketing support through print and video materials, and distribution to registered investment advisors. For more information about Gemini Alt, please visit www.geminialt.com or www.thegeminicompanies.com.

Alternative investment products, including hedge funds and managed futures, involve a high degree of risk. Alternative investment products can be volatile. An investor could lose all or a substantial amount of his or her investment.

Contact information

Olivia Gagnon
FiComm Partners
olivia.gagnon@ficommpartners.com 
917-636-4803

Jason Lahita
FiComm Partners
jason.lahita@ficommpartners.com 
310-593-4222