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									LaCrosse Global Fund Services Partners with
RiskMetrics Group to Enhance Investor Risk
Hedge Funds Now Have a Trusted Data Provider for Risk Reporting

February 11, 2010 09:03 AM Eastern Time  

NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--LaCrosse Global Fund Services, a leading hedge fund
administrator, today announced it is partnering with RiskMetrics Group, a leading provider of risk management and
corporate governance services to the global financial community, to offer LaCrosse’s hedge fund clients access to
RiskMetrics’ HedgePlatform Community. LaCrosse’s clients can now access at no cost RiskMetrics’ 
RiskManager™ Investor Reporting Application, allowing them to create custom monthly risk reports for their 

“The addition of RiskMetrics’ new tools furthers our ability to create an accurate representation of a hedge fund’s
risk, including understanding and verifying representation of risk, communicating risk to investors, and staying current
on the latest risk methodology,” said Mike Carpenter, managing director and head of Global Product Management
for LaCrosse.

RiskMetrics’ HedgePlatform Community allows hedge funds and funds of hedge funds to provide holding-based risk
transparency to investors without disclosing holding level details beyond RiskMetrics. In a secure environment,
hedge funds have control over the level of granularity and statistics they wish to report to investors. Additionally, all
risk results generated can be incorporated into the LaCrosseLink+ client workstation.

“Flexibility in reporting is key at a time when investors are demanding risk transparency,” said Brian Schmid, head of
RiskMetrics Group’s Alternative Investments Business Strategy. “This partnership adds a critical component to the
high quality suite of services that we provide to the alternative investment industry.” 

To learn more about RiskMetrics’ HedgePlatform Community, visit:

About LaCrosse Global Fund Services

LaCrosse Global Fund Services is a provider of operations, middle-office and administration services to managers of
complex hedge funds globally. The firm operates in nine global office locations: Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Caracas, 
Istanbul, London, Minneapolis, Moscow, New York, and Singapore. LaCrosse provides support for a wide range
of strategies traded by global portfolio managers covering fixed income, distressed debt, structured credit, foreign
exchange, equities, commodities and a full range of related derivatives. For more information, visit:

About RiskMetrics Group

RiskMetrics Group (NYSE: RISK) is a leading provider of risk management and corporate governance products
and services to financial market participants. By bringing transparency, expertise and access to the financial markets,
RiskMetrics Group helps investors better understand and manage the risks inherent in their financial portfolios. Our
solutions address a broad spectrum of risk across our clients’ financial assets. Headquartered in New York with 20
global offices, RiskMetrics Group serves some of the most prestigious institutions and corporations worldwide. For
more information, please visit:

RiskMetrics Group
Sarah Cohn, 212-354-4643
LaCrosse Global Fund Services
Brian Ward, 212-510-2954
LJH Financial Marketing Strategies
Charlotte Luer, 212-925-8703


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