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Fundamentals of Performance Measurement & Attribution

with Carl Bacon, CIPM

and joined by senior level Ashland Partners professionals with experience in GIPS® applications, verification, performance measurement, and internal control procedure development.

This two-day practical course will give a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of performance measurement, ranging from basic return calculation, benchmarks, risk-adjusted performance measurement, and attribution techniques to the Global Investment Performance Standards.

Through class lectures, interactive discussion, practical exercises and team presentations, you will be able to:

  • Understand the critical concepts of performance measurement
  • Learn the different ways to derive returns (and why the results can vary)
  • Comprehend how cash flows affect the returns
  • Analyse the principles of benchmarking
  • Ascertain why risk measurement and control are important and what the measures mean
  • Discern the role of attribution, the challenges in getting it right, and how it should be used
  • Understand what’s required to obtain and maintain compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standards

                 June 12-13 in Chicago, IL

Registration:  $1,795

Ashland Partners Clients:  $1,595

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