Pulse Software Systems, a provider of wealth management solutions for organizations serving private clients, is adding BITA Plus Consultants' performance and risk attribution software components to its portfolio management system, Pulse Portfolio. The combined product gives private wealth managers access to BITA Plus Consultants' risk analysis tools for more functionality through a single offering.
Man Investment Products, a provider of alternative investment funds with over $8.5 billion under management, has selected GlobeOp Financial Services to provide risk and data aggregation services for some of its securities fund products. GlobeOp will collect and reconcile data for daily performance estimates for risk management purposes. GlobeOp Risk will also provide high-level risk analytics in accordance with Man's risk calculation metrics.
eRisk is hosting an online conference entitled, "Selecting and Evaluating Credit Risk Models" on Tuesday, December 11 at noon EST. Speakers at the iConference will be Craig Friedman, managing director, head of quantitative analytics at Standard & Poor's Risk Solutions and Arnaud de Servigny, director at Standard & Poor's Risk Solutions. Topics to be covered include credit risk models and model risks, comparing key credit risk models, evaluation techniques and methodological issues and the latest quantitative thinking and problem solving. A live question and answer session will also by led by eRisk's Duncan Martin. For more information and to register go to www.erisk.com.