MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

BARRA has launched a new service to help plan sponsors analyze the style of outside money managers. The technology for the new Style Analysis Service was developed by Nobel Prize-winner William F. Sharpe through his consulting firm. After Professor Sharpe closes William F. Sharpe Associates in December, the service will be available through BARRA. The Style Analysis Service quantifies the investment style and performance of each of a plan's managers. It then combines these results to profile