Making your own arrangements

FOCUS: RISK PROFILING

One of the most crucial decisions any risk manager has to make is whether to build or buy the technology underpinning his firm's risk strategy. This was the decision facing Luis Rodriguez, Manhattan Family Office's head of risk management, as he looked at ways of attributing the risk contributions of the individual funds comprising his firm's funds of hedge funds.

In recent years, the implementation of risk management systems within the hedge fund community has moved into the limelight. Spectacu