GLG for Hedge Funds

Transforming how hedge funds gather strategic insight,
assess value, and mitigate risk.

The Investment Cycle

Power your decisions with the kind of insights that can only come from real-world expertise. Drawing from the experience of approximately 1 million Network Members, our unique product mix provides investment professionals the clarity they need to act with confidence and minimal risk.


Connect with industry veterans, academics, and key opinion leaders with experience and knowledge in all major industries to explore new investment themes and understand key industry and market trends.


Targeted insights and expertise including one-on-one consultations, live meetings with executives at conferences, surveys, on-site visits, and more to help mitigate risk.


Talent on-demand available for board placements and tailored surveys, to maintain up-to-date insights and provide channel checks, and a dedicated team of top-tier consultants to support your investment.

Steps of the investment cycle
Expertise across a wide range of investment strategies
Long/Short Equity

GLG can help you assess both bottom-up and top-down value drivers critical to long/short equity investing. We take a mosaic approach that considers multiple perspectives which allows clients to have a deep, multi-dimensional view of companies, industries, products, and geographies.


GLG helps healthcare investors stay ahead of rapid changes in the development of new therapies, devices, and diagnostic tools.  We connect clients with the largest and most varied network of key opinion leaders in biotech, pharmaceuticals, services, medical devices, and diagnostics. Learn More.

Event-Driven/Risk Arbitrage

GLG strengthens the ability of event-driven funds and merger arbitrage teams to evaluate special situations and associated events in real-time. Our experts include industry executives, partners at leading law firms, former senior officials from key antitrust, and competitive regulatory bodies at state, federal, and international levels.

Global Macro

GLG’s Legal, Economic, and Regulatory Affairs practice area features a vast network of former government officials, domestic- and foreign-policy experts, attorneys, economists, and political-risk experts, providing informed assessments of policy debates, new regulations, and geopolitical trends.

Emerging Markets

GLG’s global in-market coverage teams help emerging and frontier market investors connect to on-the-ground expertise related to industries and companies. Our extensive experience serving emerging market-focused investors and our connections with trusted regional research partners help our clients accurately assess opportunities, risks, and prospects for growth.

Activist Investing and Private Placements

GLG supports less-liquid and activist investing strategies through project-based diligence, consulting, and board placement solutions. Our experts include industry and operating executives, giving clients an opportunity to leverage a wealth of knowledge, expertise, and senior executive relationships.

Distressed/Special Situations

GLG enables Distressed/Special Situations investors to dive deep on stressed and distressed debt quickly. We help clients get up to speed on new names and gain a deep understanding on issues that span multiple economic cycles. Our experts contribute niche insights to inform investors’ understanding of companies, industries, and assets around the world. Our experienced team can develop impactful solutions for Credit investors, such as asset valuations, surveys, events, site visits, and other methods.

Direct Lending

GLG works with private lenders to assess opportunities and build investment conviction through access to industry professionals familiar with target companies and industries and skilled in written analysis, on-site valuation, executive placement, and other elements of post-LOI diligence.

Many Ways to Engage
We connect clients to first-hand experience, giving you access to powerful insights and the clarity you need to act with confidence. Access our network of approximately 1 million experts through consultations, events, placements, projects, and surveys.
GLG Consultations

GLG Consultations connect you with an expert in a specific topic, business, or industry for a call or an in-person or video meeting.

GLG Events

GLG Events offer real-time engagements, from roundtables and teleconferences that follow the markets, to private visits and meetings at industry conferences.

GLG Library
GLG Library gives you access to thousands of teleconference transcripts and webcast replays from events led by our global subject-matter experts.
GLG Placements

GLG Placements bring C-suite professionals to you, so you can staff your team with a deal specialist, build an executive team, or place a board member on an interim or long-term basis.

GLG Projects

GLG Projects engage our experts for longer-term and more in-depth engagements. For each engagement, we staff one or more top-tier consultants and subject-matter experts with experience across industries and disciplines.

GLG Surveys

GLG Surveys create B2B panels from the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, empowering you to conduct channel checks, voice of customer research, and market assessment against highly targeted sample populations.

Our compliance framework is best-in-class

To give our clients confidence that their best interests are being served, we arrange every interaction within our comprehensive compliance framework. Our Network Members sign and annually re-sign our terms and conditions of Network Membership, and must complete interactive, sector-specific compliance training. We also offer clients tools to monitor their research activity and implement their own compliance settings based on their specific needs.

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of more than 900,000 experts.

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