Barra Global Investment Technology & Consulting is launching in-house, customizable versions of its portfolio risk-analysis, optimization and performance attribution products running on workstation platforms. These products help managers and pension funds identify levels of risk and reward associated with indexed investments.
At the same time, rival Vestek Systems is gearing up to provide its own risk-analysis and optimization software running on UNIX workstations.
The Barra product, basically
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