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Thematic Indexing 2.0 Part II: Think Like an Active Fund Manager

October 15, 2019

Introducing another important concept in Thematic Indexing 2.0—“selective cloning.”

By Jeremy Zhou  |  Data Science and Technology

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September 25, 2019

Searching for Greener Pastures

This Climate Week, let’s do a deep dive into ESG performance.

By Pat Reilly  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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August 22, 2019

Organizational Structure and the Performance Team of the Future

Pressures surrounding data, regulation, and the way teams are structured are changing performance teams as we know them.

By Dean Mcintyre  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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July 25, 2019

Aligning Risk and Return: Incorporating Alpha Factors into Risk Model Decomposition

For a highly skilled systematic investor, it is unlikely that an alpha strategy can readily be found within a commercially...

By Russell Smith  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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April 9, 2019

Five Stories that Outline the Future of Risk Management

Five of FactSet Insight's best performing risk stories for your consideration.

By FactSet Insight  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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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.  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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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  |  Risk, Performance, and Reporting

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