The Art of Perfection: Convincing JP Morgan

By Neil Smyth | May 18, 2017 | Art of Perfection

“Just like the ideal employee, the right performance system will come ready equipped with a proven skill set and the ability to change according to the demands made on it over time.”

J.P. Morgan is buying a...

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The Art of Perfection: Creating the Perfect Brain

By Neil Smyth | May 11, 2017 | Art of Perfection

“Just like the BRAIN research, the middle office needs to pinpoint attribution or risk and be able to show how a series of events impacted the final performance figures.”

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The Development of Smart, Intelligent Platforms

By Neil Smyth | May 04, 2017

"Many asset managers are also starting to take advantage of the development of smart technology solutions when it comes to performance measurement and analysis by their middle offices."

The rapid pace of...

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The Art of Perfection: Heston's Black Forest Gateau

By Neil Smyth | Apr 28, 2017 | Art of Perfection

"Like Heston's gateau, time and effort must be put into sourcing quality ingredients or data whose attributes are accurate, well regarded and consistent."

In The Art of Perfection series we are exploring...

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The Art of Perfection: Avoiding Apophenia

By Neil Smyth | Apr 20, 2017 | Art of Perfection

In The Art of Perfection series we are exploring what asset managers can learn from the worlds of art, science and studies into the human body. In this fourth issue: finding “meaning” when it’s not really...

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Hot Topic: Workarounds and the Cost of Delay for Asset Managers

By Neil Smyth | Apr 13, 2017

The quicker a mistake is spotted, the sooner it can be fixed. But if a middle office error goes unnoticed until it reaches the front office, there could be serious repercussions. When reputations and...

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How to grow something which is global already - Working towards GIPS® 20/20

By Hans Groetsch | Apr 06, 2017

Although the success of  GIPS® is undeniable, the main goal of the standard is for all asset managers to comply.

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StatPro Workflow Issue Four: Q1 2017

By Neil Smyth | Mar 29, 2017

Key issues for the middle office in asset management firms today.

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GIPS® 20/20 Video Series: What and Why with Carl Bacon CIPM, GIPS® Executive Chairman & StatPro Chairman (part 1 of 5)

By Neil Smyth | Mar 23, 2017
With the planned update to the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS ® ), to which more than 1,600 firms now subscribe to, it is important to know what changes will come and what impact they will have.
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By the Numbers: Launching our Next Generation Performance Solution

By Neil Smyth | Mar 21, 2017

On September 28th 2016, we launched Revolution Performance, the latest expansion to the StatPro Revolution platform.

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