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Today’s unrelenting challenge for active managers is to resurrect the alpha value proposition and reconnect with their investors. In the end, performance is simply not enough. The alpha differentiation needs to exceed the perceived value of “cheap and easy.” This will be the only way for the active manager to remain relevant and retain and acquire client assets.Read More
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Though its home is software development, Agile project management is embraced by other industries for its flexible and innovative nature.Read More
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On June 16, 2016, the FASB issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2016-13, Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326). This update requires immediate recognition of management estimates of Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL) for assets held at amortized cost. Although the CECL model does not directly apply to securities held as Available-for-Sale (AFS), updates have been made to the AFS impairment standard such as requiring that credit losses be recognized as an allowance instead of a write-down.Read More