News & Events
4.23.13 | MPI to Present on Using Risk Factors in Fund Analysis
Managing Director Jeff Schwartz Presents at Fund Manager Selection London on Utilization of Risk and Strategy Factors for Manager Analysis and Selection. for more information on the presentation and utilizing Stylus for risk factor analysis of managers and portfolios.
3.05.13 | MPI unveils Target Date Fund Analytics (TDF Analytics)
Sponsors, advisors and asset managers can now assess and visualize TDFs against their peer group. Launched at ASPPA 401k Summit, TDF Analytics is available in Stylus Web and Stylus Pro. To see a sample report, click here. Stylus Pro users can download the template here. us to learn more.
2.11.13 | MPI to Sponsor & Exhibit at EDHEC Risk Days Europe 2013
MPI is proud to partner with EDHEC-Risk Institute for what is shaping up to be a captivating conference with top European institutions and investment houses in London come March 26-27th.
1.22.13 | Total Return Research Highly Recommended
MPI’s look at Total Return Bond Funds run by star managers at DoubleLine, TCW and MetroWest is recommended reading by Barry Ritholtz of The Big Picture and Tadas Viskanta of Abnormal Returns.
1.10.13 | Inaugural IMCA Academic Paper Award Goes to MPI and Russ Wermers
MPI and Prof. Russ Wermers research paper on Hedge Fund Monitoring wins IMCA’s Inaugural Academic Paper Competition. The paper, “Monitoring Daily Hedge Fund Performance When Only Monthly Data is Available” will be published in the next issue of the Journal of Investment Consulting. You can download the paper now on SSRN.
12.10.12 | Legg Mason DCIO Platform Partners with MPI
Legg Mason gives plan advisors the power of MPI through a customized version of Stylus Web, helping advisors better service plan sponsors and win new business through sophisticated analysis, lineup monitoring and robust reporting capabilities. See the Case Study here.
11.05.12 | Institutional Consultant Wurts Implements Stylus Pro for Manager Research
Read the press release to learn more about how Wurts’ Manager Research group will utilize Stylus Pro to enhance quantitative due diligence, including risk factor analysis.
11.01.12 | MPI & NYU Courant Institute Collaborative Research Featured in Exclusive Article on Hedge Fund Replication
In "Hedge fund replication strategies come of age: Rise of the clones" U.S. Editor of Hedge Funds Review Kris Devasabai highlights MPI research findings from a definitive pending study on hedge fund replication being undertaken in conjunction with NYU Professor Petter Kolm, Director of the Mathematics in Finance M.S. Program at the Courant Institute.
10.18.12 | Ran Fuchs Joins MPI as CEO
Handpicked by Michael Markov, Mr. Fuchs takes the reins as Chief Executive Officer to drive company strategy and business and corporate development.
9.24.12 | Research on Mutual Fund Performance During QE3 Covered in Barron’s
In "These Funds Were QE3’s Biggest Winners (And One Loser)", Barron’s Brendan Conway covers MPI’s research post, “QE3’s Big Winners, Positioned For the Printing Press”.
7.18.12 | Marcuard Family Office Using MPI’s Patented DSA
Marcuard Family Office adopts MPI’s proprietary quantitative analytics for investment decision making. Read more about the motivation for Marcuard’s adoption of DSA.
7.09.12 | FT Profile on MPI: Helping HF Investors Raise Flags and Choose Better Managers
This FTfm profile of MPI discusses the power of MPI’s software for managing portfolios of hedge funds, including selecting superior managers, managing risk and detecting potential fraud.
7.01.12 | Bridgewater Case Study featured in CFA Publication
MPI's case study on Bridgewater Pure Alpha II is quoted in Tim Nuding's article "Hedge Fund Return Expectations in a Paranormal World" in the Summer 2012 edition of Professional Investor: The Journal of the CFA Society of the UK.
6.20.12 | MPI Launches "Chart of the Week"
Commencing a new weekly post on the Research Corner, MPI uses dynamic factor analysis to estimate exposures to Facebook in its first month of trading. Introducing, Chart of the Week: Facebook.
6.10.12 | FTfm Article on Risk Parity Features MPI
MPI CEO Michael Markov discusses the rising popularity of risk parity and the predictable short term nature of risk in this FTfm story by Sophia Grene.
6.04.12 | MPI Presents to EU CFA Societies on Dynamic Factor Analysis
MPI spoke in Europe at a series of CFA seminars on the powers of dynamic factor analysis and its patented methodology, DSA. To view "Hidden sources of alpha: from market timing to insider trading", contact MPI. See our blog post for more.
4.04.12 |AIJ and Systemic Manager Surveillance
With the AIJ fraud rattling the Japanese Investment community, MPI CEO Michael Markov presented at Waseda University on its ex-ante analysis of the AIJ fraud and techniques for manager and fund universe surveillance. See our AIJ blog post for more.
1.10.2012 | MPI Releases New Case Study on Bridgewater Pure Alpha
MPI has released a case study which demonstrates that predictive analytic techniques can be used to reproduce beta exposures of hedge funds. Access the case study here.
12.19.2011 | MPI Releases Stylus Pro 10.0
View Full Press Release here.
9.16.2011 | MPI Technology to Power Hedge Fund-Oriented Active ETF Product
View Full Press Release here.
5.25.2011| MPI Awarded Patent for Frontier Map™
Press Release: The innovative visualization method and approach enables investment practitioners to uniquely project and display results generated from asset allocation and portfolio optimizations. Explore the brief overview video below:
5.06.2011 | IMCA 2011
Join MPI at the IMCA Annual Conference on May 16-18, 2011 at the Bellagio Resort in Las Vegas, NV.
4.01.2011 | CFA Institute
MPI is a proud sponsor of the CFA Annual Conference: Invest in the Future, May 5-8, 2011 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
3.18.2011 | FMS London
Join MPI at the European Fund Manager Selection Conference on March 29-30, 2011 in London, UK.
3.03.2011 | "Global equity analysis: What separates the winners from the losers?"
Featured in this Citywire column, MPI’s returns-based style analysis "reveals the factors that set the fund manager winners apart from the losers in global equities". View our detailed findings here.
1.25.2011 | Asset Allocation Funds Give Impressive Performance
In an article on the return of asset allocation funds, Financial News features MPI’s analysis of Carmignac Patrimoine and the drivers behind its exemplary performance. View MPI’s case study for our detailed findings.
1.20.2011 | Carmignac Patrimoine Analysis
MPI’s latest case study on Carmignac Patrimoine, identifying the performance drivers behind Europe’s largest mutual fund, is featured in NewsManagers-a leading online newsletter for investment professionals in France. See English translation here.