Performance Perspectives Blog

Thoughts on performance measurement from David Spaulding and other members of our team.

Opining on the sacred benchmark criteria

With this post, I feel that I am risking a charge of blasphemy, as I dare to take on what appears to be something sacred: The benchmark criteria. What criteria? You know, those seven (now eight) items that the CFA Institute has championed for quite some time. They're...

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GIPS verifiers, why the handcuffs?

We've recently learned that some GIPS(R) verifiers have both their clients and employees in handcuffs. And, to this we have a simple question: why? Handcuffing GIPS verification clients A number of  firms have expressed interest in switching their verifications to The...

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Is Uber a poster child for GIPS compliance?

In the spirit of the GIPS(R) standards, let's begin with a bit of "full disclosure." I'm one of the 17 Americans who have yet to use Uber. Furthermore, I'm not a fan. And why is that? Well, taxi owners in New York City must spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to...

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Performance Measurement Think Tank

Today, being the last Monday of the month, is "Performance Measurement Think Tank" day! We hold our Think Tank calls the last Monday (unless it's a holiday, in which case the date will shift) of each month. We've hosted the Performance Measurement Think Tank for a few...

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A “down under” lesson about GIPS®

I'm in Sydney, Australia this week, where I spoke at the annual iPARM conference, and tomorrow will host, for the first time, a workshop titled Performance Measurement Trivia & Oddities. We will shortly put this on as a full day webinar (November 28), but that's...

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