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More Than Half of S&P 500 Companies Citing Negative Impact of FX on Q2 Earnings Calls

July 15, 2019

Have companies discussed specific factors that had a negative impact on earnings or revenues in the second quarter?

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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April 4, 2019

Commoditization and Fee Compression

Commoditization is often seen as boding ill for profits and accompanied by slowing growth. The resultant falling price is usually...

By Steven P. Greiner Ph.D.  |  Performance and Risk

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March 19, 2019

Six Takeaways from Key Risk Providers on the Latest Trends and Solutions in Risk Management

We’ve seen disruption in the industry over the past couple of years, particularly around massive consolidation, analytics...

By Alyx Flournoy, CFA  |  Performance and Risk

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February 21, 2019

A Deeper Look at Liability-Driven Investment

As the industry has evolved, specialist groups have emerged across asset managers and consultants, with the goal of actually...

By Pat Reilly  |  Performance and Risk

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February 7, 2019

The Importance of Regional Styles

For example, Value companies in Australia and Value companies in the U.S. should not be expected to behave the same.

By Ian Hissey  |  Performance and Risk

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January 16, 2019

Turbulence Adjusted Risk: Applications for Asset Allocation and Selection

The fat-tail approach to modeling market risk can greatly improve processes around risk management and portfolio construction.

By Alyx Flournoy, CFA  |  Performance and Risk

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December 11, 2018

In Risk Management, Fear Is a Step to Investment Wisdom

Fears are the manifestations of those uncertainties and risks that we fail to evaluate well and which we cannot monitor or...

By Boryana Racheva-Iotova  |  Performance and Risk

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