Akram Specializes in Hedge, Private Equity, & Venture Capital Funds

With Akram’s niche focus, you can count on our Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) to serve as a trusted and reliable partner when launching your fund vehicle.

Historically, launching an alternative investment fund was a lengthy and expensive process. With the proliferation of the industry, investment managers have been able to tap into the expertise of specialized service providers – prime brokers, law firms, accounting and tax firms, fund administrators and compliance professionals – increasing the speed to launch and reducing the initial spend on startup-up expenses..

Hedge Fund Structuring Advice

We offer a wealth of operational and fund formation knowledge to guide investment managers through the fund setup process. We provide personalized attention to all aspects of the fund structuring options that best suit each client’s needs.

Our Hedge Fund Structuring service offering includes:

  • Pre-launch advice on fund structuring and establishment
  • Liaise with the fund attorneys during the preparation of the Limited Partnership Agreement (LPA), Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) and subscription and redemption documents, and review documentation from an operational efficiency perspective
  • Serve as an educational resource to clients, sharing 20 years of knowledge and best practices
  • Assist clients with assembling a team of key service providers

Akram is a trusted resource for accounting and audit services for both emerging managers and sophisticated managers overseeing multiple funds.

We are always one step ahead of the evolving needs of our clients. We stay informed of the latest accounting and regulatory reporting developments for the industry, and we evaluate our service offering consistently to ensure we are providing our clients with a comprehensive offering.

Akram’s Insights for Fund Managers

We would be happy to connect you with our network of experienced attorneys, prime brokers, fund administrators and compliance professionals. Our network of experts has decades of experience structuring domestic and offshore fund vehicles that employ a wide array of investment strategies.

How to Start a Hedge Fund in US?

HFM sat down with Akram's founder, Muhammad Akram, and AJ Di Cioccio, Co-CIO of i3 Investment Partners, to discuss where the challenges and opportunities lie within the launch environment, key tips for raising capital, tax initiatives that might impact new managers, and much more!

Best Accounting Firm | Start-up & Emerging Funds

Akram is a winner in the Hedgeweek Americas Awards for consecutive 3 years 2021, 2022, and 2023

"We have been voted “Best Accounting Firm for Start-up & Emerging Funds”.


Industry Memberships

Contact Us for Investment Fund Accounting Solutions

We understand that clients in the Alternative Investments arena are extremely prudent. At Akram, we provide high-end, tailored fund accounting services with careful planning and an unmatched responsiveness that only a boutique accounting firm like ours can deliver. Contact us today to learn more about our specialized assurance, advisory, and tax services for hedge funds, commodity trading advisors, private equity and venture capital funds, digital asset funds, insurance dedicated funds, real estate funds, day traders, investors, family offices, and high net worth individuals.