Month: February 2017


“Dough-nation” – Funds Congress kindly donates to basis.point

We’d like to say a special thanks to our friends at Dechert LLP and Carne Global Financial Services, who recently supported us in a very innovative way.

Patron update

One of the key objectives of the Charity and one that distinguishes basis.point from many other charities is that 100% of every Patron donation to the Charity goes directly to our grant initiatives. Excluding our events, our Patron income is now running at c. €220,000 per annum. This is recurring annuity income which is normally…

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February 2017 basis.point bulletin

Welcome to the February edition of the basis.point bulletin where you will be first to hear about what we’ve been up to here at basis.point.

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Hear from our Patrons: Daria L. Foster

Our patrons are the reason we can continue to give back. We speak to Daria L. Foster, Managing Partner of Lord Abbett & Co LLC, about what it means to be a patron and how you can also get involved.


Hear from our Volunteers: Declan O’Sullivan

Our volunteers are essential to the success of basis.point. Declan O’Sullivan, Partner at Dechert and volunteer with basis.point, talks about his involvement with basis.point and we provide information on how you can also get involved.


Basis.point an official charity of Irish Funds

Irish Funds has appointed basis.point as one of it’s official charities and actively supports basis.point through regular donations and other non-financial support.

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Presentation to new patrons in Boston October 2016

We presented two new patrons John Hancock and Manulife Asset Management with their patron certificates on a recent visit to their offices in Boston.

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