Barra unveils Aegis, Cosmos upgrades

PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT AND TRADING

BERKLEY, CALIF.--Barra, the California-based specialist buy-side risk management vendor, has, after a nine-month development period, launched versions 3.3 and 3.0 of its Aegis and Cosmos systems respectively. Both applications were unveiled during the first two weeks of April 2002.

Barra subscribers receive free upgrades of the services they are running by downloading the software from the company’s website and migrating to the latest versions.

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