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The Myths of GIPS®: Money-Weighted Returns for Client Performance Reporting
When measuring performance, results can differ depending on whether money-weighting or time-weighting is used. The time-weighted Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS) are often viewed as an industry best practice. As a result, GIPS are often applied to all business models. However, money-weighting may actually be the more appropriate way to accurately measure performance.
Cash-Flow Adjusted Benchmarks for Client Performance Reporting
Benchmarks typically benefit investors by showing the return a portfolio would have achieved as compared to another portfolio. Used improperly, however, benchmarks could suggest the portfolio manager is far worse or better than he or she actually is.