Highly Commended

Best administrator - small and start up funds Virtus   
Best administrator - client service Quintillion  
Best administrator - innovation Opus Fund Services  
Best administrator - overall Quintillion  
Best debt/loan administration - client service GLAS  
Best debt/loan administration - innovation BNY Mellon  
Best debt/loan administration - overall U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Services  
Best data and information provider Preqin HIS Markit
Best distribution platform Lawson Conner Alpha UCITS
Best middle-office services Cortland Capital Market Services  
Best middle-office services - innovation Linear  
Best portfolio management system ClearStructure Financial Technology Black Mountain Systems
Best risk management system Tower Gate Group  
Best technology - overall netConsult Laven Partners
Best trading and execution technology MarketAxess  
Best trustee services - client service Deutsche Bank 
Best trustee services - overall U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Services  
Best valuation service Duff & Phelps  
Best valuation service - hard to value assets IHS Markit  
Best audit services EY  
Best tax services KPMG  
Best compliance firm Lawson Conner  
Best law firm - client service MJ Hudson   
Best law firm - overall Dechert   
Best prime broker - credit strategies BNP Paribas