10 August 2017 StatPro Group PLC Singapore client signs Revolution for $1.0m over 2.5 year contract StatPro Group plc, (“StatPro”, “the Group”, AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, has signed a two and a half year contract extension and consulting… Read more » Read more…

Abnormal Returns’ are defined here as a return that appears to misrepresent the true economic performance of the asset being measured. Considerable time and effort may need to be expended in providing adjustments, workarounds and/or explanation to the recipients of the performance results, adding to the performance data management overhead within investment management firms. Read more…

    31 July 2017 StatPro Group PLC StatPro signs three-year contract with leading independent fund administrator, FundBPO Pty Ltd (FundBPO). StatPro Group plc, (“StatPro”, “the Group”, AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, has signed a three-year contract extension with FundBPO… Read more » Read more…

How much of your portfolio’s risk comes from the volatilities of the individual investments you’ve made and how much comes from the interactions those investments have with each other? Most portfolio risk models scramble volatility and correlation together and do not allow a separation of risk into a “pure volatility” component and a “pure correlation” component, even though those two measures are key ingredients in the models. Read more…

    25 July 2017 StatPro Group PLC StatPro welcomes new North American Sales Director and Group Executive Board member, Will Entwistle. StatPro Group plc, (“StatPro”, “the Group”, AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, today announces the appointment of Will Entwistle, as… Read more » Read more…

Riaan Burger rejoins StatPro Riaan Burger, CFA, FRM, a well-known investment performance consultant, has decided to rejoin StatPro on a full-time basis to serve as a Senior Analytics Consultant. Burger previously worked at StatPro South Africa as a consultant and client services manager for seven years before becoming an independent consultant. “I believe StatPro’s strategic… Read more » Read more…

“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 new office building in Dublin to accommodate up to 1,000 new staff. While many may be relocating from… Read more » Read more…

StatPro Revolution wins Best Performance Measurement and Attribution System at the 2017 FTF News Technology Innovation Awards. StatPro Revolution wins the award for the second time having first won this category in 2015. After a year hiatus, it returns, recognising the enormous progress of the Revolution platform. In September 2016, StatPro launched a major expansion to the… Read more » Read more…

“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.” The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies® (BRAIN) Initiative is part of a new Presidential focus aimed at revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain. It… Read more » Read more…

“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 technological development in areas like artificial intelligence and robotics is certainly capturing the public’s imagination at present. A string of recent studies have… Read more » Read more…