2024 Alternative Investments Benchmarking Survey

This survey is designed to benchmark how effectively your organization is managing the complexities and challenges of supporting alternative investments by comparing your responses to our Capability Model. It is intended for asset managers, general partners, direct investors, co-investors, and limited partners, although not all questions are applicable to all categories of firms.

The survey will cover the following categories:

Front Office

The tools and methods used to support key front-office functions such as Investment Decision Support, Manager/Deal Selection, and Investment Monitoring

Middle/Back Office

How middle- and back-office functions are organized and the tools and methods used to support them

Data Management

How your firm sources and manages data and information for alternative investments


The tools and processes used to generate and distribute reports to support alternative investments


Your technological capabilities related to remote access, security, workflow, and business continuity

Request access to the survey now by completing the form at the bottom of this page.

What will you receive as a result of your participation?

Upon completion of the survey, all participants will receive a flash report that compares your firm’s practices to Cutter’s capability model.

There is no charge to complete the survey and receive your flash report.

Cutter members that complete the survey will also receive a detailed and personalized report on how your firm compares to other firms in each of the capability areas.

Non-members will have the option to purchase the full report.  Want to learn more about becoming a Cutter research member?  Contact us at


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