Danny is Director of Marketing at Cloudmetrx, Inc. For more information on real-time investor transparency technology, please visit http://www.cloudmetrx.com. Institutional money has become a more significant source of funding for hedge funds in recent years, requiring managers to rethink their investor relations and marketing processes — including the tools they use to communicate. And, as […]

As you may have noticed, our web page has changed to reflect our new rendition of Cloudmetrx, which we lovingly call CM2. There’s a couple big changes in CM2, which make it very different from the original Cloudmetrx. The most notable is that we’ve more or less thrown out the standard grid-based reporting paradigm of […]

Since Cloudmetrx v1.1, my cell phone number has been prominently plastered on the home screen of all my clients. And I always get the obvious question: Why do you put your cell phone number on here? Doesn’t it get annoying? To be honest, no. We don’t get a lot of complaints or problems. It’s a […]

I saw a razor commercial recently in which a strong, muscular actor is admiring a new vibrating razor on an iPad-like device. In the new M&M’s commercial advertising the “all brown bag” promotion, a cartoon chocolate candy chats casually with coworkers with a cartoon iPad under his arm. And in every car insurance commercial I’ve […]

If someone were to ask me: Jason, how do I do as poor of a job as possible designing a user interface? I would do no more than point you to Windows Phone. Pictured below, the new Windows Phone teaches us the principles of user experience design through what not to do. One can only hope that […]

Before diving into the meat and potatoes of this blog, I’d like to take a (perhaps humorous) detour to recognize the kind of problems that led to the creation of Cloudmetrx. The reality is, the systems and methodologies in place at a lot of hedge funds are rather archaic; investment professionals need to perform certain […]

After a year of business, we think it’s high time we start a Cloudmetrx blog. We’re believers in the greater tech community, and in the open sharing of information, so we are excited about publishing our thoughts and garnering the feedback of the collective tech intelligence that exists on the web. After all, I was […]