Fundamentals of Performance Measurement and Attribution

Date: 
November 13, 2017 to November 14, 2017
Type: 
Seminar
Division: 
Investment Adviser Private Fund Investment Company ACA Performance Services
Location: 
Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center 800 Spring Street NW Atlanta, GA 30308
Speaker(s): 
Carl Bacon

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)