Fundamentals of Performance Measurement and Attribution

September 18, 2017 to September 19, 2017
Investment Adviser Private Fund Investment Company ACA Performance Services
Grand Hyatt Denver 1750 Welton Street Denver, CO 80202
Carl Bacon, Matthew Deatherage

Join ACA Performance Services and Carl Bacon, CIPM, renowned performance measurement specialist, for an interactive two-day course on critical concepts of performance measurement and attribution.

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

  • Understand the key drivers of performance measurement
  • Learn the different ways to derive returns (and why the results can vary)
  • Comprehend how cash flows affect returns
  • Analyze the principles of benchmarking
  • 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 (GIPS)