Investment performance measurement by William Bain

By William Bain

This e-book is divided into 4 specific sections to supply an entire account of funding functionality size. the 1st part examines the improvement of the concept that of functionality size with the evolution of benchmarks and the expanding sophistication of functionality research. the sensible implications of functionality size are tackled within the moment part, with specific emphasis at the calculations that may be used to derive a price of go back for a fund and danger is additionally tested intimately. The 3rd part covers the functionality dimension of pension cash during the last 25 years and the teachings that may be discovered concerning the funding functionality and size technique. the ultimate part considers the long run clients for functionality dimension and proposes power destiny instructions for the dimension of funding functionality.

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They are effectively market timing decisions being taken by the manager and as such this residual number is often referred to as a TIMING or CHANGE/TIMING contribution. 1 shows a summary attribution analysis produced by The WM Company for a demonstration fund with various international assets. The performance benchmark for the fund is the WM Universe of UK pension funds. The top half of the table shows the asset allocation of the fund compared with the benchmark at the start of the period and at the end.

The variability of the rate of return on the portfolio. 2. The volatility of the rate of return on the portfolio, which is its sensitivity to the rate of return on the market and is usually measured by a regression coefficient or ft coefficient. 3. The relative strength of the portfolio. 4. The diversification of the portfolio. 5. The vulnerability of the portfolio, which is the probability minimum specified rate of return may not be achieved. 3 that a 'An Objective Approach to the Analysis of Portfolio Performance', Graham Cocks, The Investment Analyst, December 1972.

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