S&P Upgrades Backtester Solution

LONDON-Standard & Poor's Compustat division has rolled out version 1.5 of its Backtester quantitative analysis tool. The solution back-tests trading and investment strategies by simulating portfolio strategies and investment conditions at specific points in time.

Version 1.5 features a new development called Blended Strategies, which enables users to blend the results of strategies built for individual countries, rather than just being able to test strategies for specific markets, which was made