RiskMetrics enters performance and attribution market

"PerformanceManager was laun-ched last week [first week of December 2009] and we've made the functionality available across our range of existing applications, although there's a standalone component to it as well," explains Mick Brant, head of RiskMetrics Group's performance and attribution business, who, prior to joining RiskMetrics, headed Russell Mellon's performance business, and before that was managing director of Caps, a UK-based performance measurement service acquired by Russell/Me