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Special Report on

Active Management Strategy

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Chapter 9 of The Handbook of U.S. Treasury & Government Agency Securities, Frank J. Fabozzi (Ed.), Probus Publishing, Chicago, IL, 1990, pp. 179-189 Topic: Asset Pricing and Valuation | Asset Class: Fixed Income | >   "Convexity and Exceptional Return" , Barra Newsletter, December1988-January 1989, p5 Topic: Asset Pricing and Valuation | Asset Class: Fixed Income | >  
strategy where the manager makes specific investments with the goal of outperforming an investment benchmark index. Investors or mutual funds that do not aspire to create a return in excess of a benchmark index will often invest in an index fund that replicates as closely as possible the investment weighting and returns of that index; this is called passive management. Active management is the opposite of passive management , because in passive management the manager does not seek to outperform the benchmark index.
How to Implement an Active Fixed Income Strategy
The goal of an active fixed income portfolio manager is to identify the type of active management strategy he will pursue. Fixed income portfolios can be managed either passively or actively. A passive portfolio management strategy is aimed at replicating benchmark portfolio returns while active portfolio management strategies intend to create deliberate risk factor mismatches by overweighting or underweighting securities relative to the benchmark. These risk factor mismatches are intended to generate excess portfolio returns relative to the chosen benchmarks. The goal of an active fixed income portfolio manager is to identify ... market research, surveys and trends
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Finding Alternative Investments that Make Sense for Your Clients
In the wake of the market turmoil in recent years, the ever-creative financial products industry has been churning out new vehicles to lure skittish investors back into the market, or simply to persuade them to shift from tried and true investments to something new and different. In general, their efforts have been rewarded.   Since 2006, for example, the universe of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has grown 143 percent in number and 86 percent in assets over the same period (see Table 1). Similarly, investment management companies have been energetically tapping the traditional mutual fund legal structure as a ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Pension Pulse
The 2010 Annual Report of the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments or PSPIB) was tabled with the Parliament of Canada on July 21st, 2010. On Thursday, PSP Investments posted this press release on its FY2010 results : The Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) announced today that it recorded an investment return of 21.5% for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2010 (fiscal year 2010), exceeding the Policy Benchmark return of 19.8% by 1.7%. The 2010 performance is one of PSP Investments’ best performances to date and reflects a return to fundamentals from the distressed valuations resulting ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Self-Regulatory Organizations; NYSE Arca, Inc.; Notice of Filing of Proposed ...
Pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) *1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Act") *2 and Rule 19b-4 thereunder, *3 notice is hereby given that on June 16, 2010, NYSE Arca, Inc. ("NYSE Arca" or the "Exchange") filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission") the proposed rule change as described in Items I, II, and III below, which Items have been prepared by the self-regulatory organization. The Commission is publishing this notice to solicit comments on the proposed rule change from interested persons. *1 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1).[END FOOTNOTE] *2 15 U.S.C. 78a.[END FOOTNOTE] market trends, news research and surveys resources
3W Power Holdings/AEG Power Solutions: Dr Horst J. Kayser is Appointed to the ...
the holding company of AEG Power Solutions, appoints Dr. Horst J. Kayser to the Board of Directors and announces that Robert J. Huljak, Chief Strategic Officer will retire from active management in December. On July 23, 2010 the shareholders of 3W Power Holdings SA approved the appointment of Dr. Horst J.Kayser to the Board of Directors. In May, Bruce A. Brock, CEO since 2005, announced that he would retire from the company. Dr. Kayser was appointed CEO and will formally take over for Bruce Brock on August 1,2010. Robert J.Huljak has announced that he will retire from active ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


The Case for Structured Equity: An Active Quantitative Investment ...
equity is nevertheless an active management strategy, with all of the risks and opportunities implied by an active approach. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Chapter 2: European Agency Approaches to Congestion - Active ...
This chapter describes the findings from each site visit. It provides a context for each country's overall approach to congestion management and summarizes key strategies deployed in each country related to traffic management and managed lanes. The scan team began the scanning study in Athens, Greece, to participate in the First International Symposium on Freeway and Tollway Operations. While this country was not on the list of those visited from the direct perspective of the scan purpose, the group was able to assess some of the congestion management issues in Greece as part of symposium activities. The following sections ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Bond Portfolio Management Strategies
Stock market investors will choose a particular risk level on the SML and invest at this point, choosing only those securities that lie on the SML (or above it). Stock investors have different levels of risk/return requirements Bond investors will do the same thing. A young, aggressive bond investor may choose a high risk bond & is willing to risk his principal investment. A retiree may not be willing to take a risky bond investment and may, instead invest in conservative bonds. Individual investors choose to invest in bonds. Also, pension plans, banks, insurance companies and other institutions invest in bonds. At any ...
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WikiAnswers - What is active and passive
Other contributors have said "From the viewpoint of the masters where the slaves active or passive about slavery?" is the same question as "What is active and passive?". If you believe that these are not asking the same thing and should be answered differently, click here . Active is tending to become more severe or wider in scope;like "active tuberculosis" Passive is lacking in energy or will;like "Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself"- George Meredith First answer by ID1649547471 . Last edit by ID1649547471 . ...
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Business Modelling and Strategy are two topics that generate a lot of buzz in business, but rarely people have a common and clear understanding of both. In the business community a lot of people uses Business Modelling as interchangeable term for Business Process Modelling when rigorously speaking they are two different things. Business Modelling is the conceptual creation of a framework to describe the core aspects of an organization that intends to create economic or social value. To know more check the link below (businessmodelgeneration). Business Process Modelling (BPM) is a tool used to analyse/design processes and improve ...