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  1. Nicole Seaman

    P2.T9.21.11. Style analysis

    Learning outcome: Determine the statistical significance of a performance measure using standard error and the t-statistic. Describe style analysis. Explain the difficulties in measuring the performance of actively managed portfolios. Questions: 21.11.1. Jane Dart is a portfolio manager (she...
  2. David Harper CFA FRM

    P2.T9.21.1. Factor regression and style analysis

    Learning outcomes: Describe Grinold’s fundamental law of active management, including its assumptions and limitations, and calculate the information ratio using this law. Apply a factor regression to construct a benchmark with multiple factors, measure a portfolio’s sensitivity to those factors...
  3. Nicole Seaman

    P2.T8.706. Alpha, style analysis and the risk anomaly (Ang)

    Learning objectives: Explain how to measure time-varying factor exposures and their use in style analysis. Describe issues that arise when measuring alphas for nonlinear strategies. Compare the volatility anomaly and beta anomaly, and analyze evidence of each anomaly. Describe potential...