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                                   Performance
                                  Measurement,
                               Risk & Attribution
                             CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION
           Monday 23rd - Thursday 26th February 2004
                The Brewery, The City, London

                                          LEAD SPONSOR




                  Workshop: 23rd & 24th Feb
An Introduction to Performance Measurement & Attribution
Intensive two-day course introducing attribution methodologies and risk
adjusted statistics.
Presented by Carl Bacon, Chairman, StatPro


                Conference: 25th & 26th Feb

Outstanding 2 day conference with presentations, panels & interactive breakout
sessions from the industry's most influential practitioners & theorists.
Professor Frank A. Sortino, Director, Pension Research Institute
Paul Weller, Head of Performance, UBS Global Asset Management
Charles Payne, Director Statistics and Portfolio Management Services, Fidelity Investments
Rick Lacaille, Chief Investment Officer, State Street Global Advisors
Colin Morrison, Head of Performance & Risk Measurement, Standard Life Investments
Peter Ellis, Managing Director, Performance & Client Services, Deutsche Asset Management
James Hollis, Chairman, Investment Performance Council



             FREE Exhibition: 25th & 26th Feb

FREE entrance to 2004's definitive EXPO for      FREE Sponsored drinks reception & networking
performance measurement, risk & attribution      evening
professionals from around the world              FREE Keynote Speech
FREE Product Demonstrations                      FREE Join a conference breakout session
FREE New Research Published                      FREE Quiz the Vendors - Panel Session


Supporting Associations:                         Lead Media partners:
      THE EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF
      FINANCIAL ANALYSTS SOCIETIES
Performance Measurement, Risk & Attribution
 CONFERENCE, WORKSHOP & EXHIBITION

 Event Timings                                                            Dear Delegate

 Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th                                               PMRA 2004 is bringing together many of the most
                                                                          respected authorities in the Performance
 Workshop                                                                 Measurement, Risk & Attribition world for a
 Registration 0900                                                        memorable event comprising of a two day workshop
 Lunch c1300                                                              followed by a 2 day conference and exhibition.
 Close c1700
                                                                          IBC's PMRA event offers a comprehensive portrait of
 Conference & Exhibition                                                  your industry today and provides the very latest
                                                                          research in a variety of event formats for everyone
 Wednesday 25th
                                                                          from the Chief Investment Officer to the Performance
 Conference                                                               Analyst.
 Registration 0900
 Lunch c1300                                                              The Exhibition is entirely free and, following on from
 Conference Close c1720                                                   last year's outstanding inaugural success, promises
 Sponsored drinks reception                                               the global performance community a seminal talking
 follows conference                                                       shop and platform to educate, be educated and
                                                                          define the agenda for 2004.
 Exhibition
 Opens 0900                                                               Peter Findlay
 Coffee & Meet the Conference Speakers 1050                               Head of Fund Management Conferences
 Product Demo 1100
 Quiz the Vendors 1530
 Sponsored Drinks Reception 1700 - 1900

 Thursday 26th                                                            “It is rare to experience this
                                                                          high quality throughout the
 Conference
 Registration 0900                                                        entire conference.”
 Lunch c1300
 Conference Close c1700                                                   T Welin, Risk & Performance Measurement Dept,
                                                                          Handelsbanken Markets
 Exhibition                                                               Delegate PMRA 2003
 Opens 0900
 Coffee 1100
 Product Demonstration 1530
 FREE Conference Breakout Sessions 1600                                               Investment & Pensions Europe (IPE) is the pioneering
 Exhibition Close c1700                                                               institutional asset management magazine written for
                                                                                      Europe's leading pension funds. It is THE source of
                                                                                      information on the fast growing European investment and
 Refreshments will be served to conference                                            pensions markets. For further information, please call
 delegates & exhibition visitors throughout                               +44 (0)20 7261 0666 or visit IPE.com - the free access internet site
 the event.                                                               for Europe's pensions industry.



Supporting Associations PMRA 2004
                          UKSIP is the UK                                                            ethics, standards and qualification in
                          professional body                                                          • Investment research • Asset and Portfolio
                          for       investment                                                       Management • Investment Advice. EFFAS is a
                          professionals and                                                          reliable partner in the achievement of an
                          has     over    4000                                                       integrated European financial market. EFFAS
                          members. Its main                                                          represents more than 14,000 investment
purpose is to encourage high professional                                                            professionals from 19 countries in Europe.
standards. UKSIP provides a comprehensive          PRMIA is the Professional Risk Managers'
support programme for the Chartered Financial      International Association. Founded in 2002,       Besides its European training programme
Analyst (CFA) qualification and is responsible     PRMIA currently has 43 chapters around the        CEFA (Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst)
for the Investment Management Certificate, the     world, and over 7,800 members from 2,700          EFFAS) EFFAS also grants the CIIA® (Certified
UK’s threshold competence test for investment      organisations in 105 countries. PRMIA is a tax-   International Investment Analysts) designation,
analysts and fund managers. The Society            exempt, non-profit, member-led association of     ensuring professional qualification by offering
offers an extensive range of professional          risk   professionals    dedicated    to     the   global as well as local market knowledge within
development and networking events and              advancement of the profession worldwide           its examination structure. As a global
issues the monthly journal Professional            through the free exchange of ideas about risk     designation the exams can be taken in different
Investor.                                          management.                                       languages. Through the national member
At UKSIP’s Annual Black Tie Dinner, in the                                                           societies EFFAS provides a full range of
magnificent Drapers’ Hall, members and                                                               services for capital market experts.
guests will be addressed by Sir Richard Sykes,               THE EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF
Chairman of the Twenty-First Century                         FINANCIAL ANALYSTS SOCIETIES            For further information please contact
Investment Inquiry.                                                                                  Claudia.Stinnes@effas.com or visit
The Dinner [at 7.30 pm] is preceeded with a                                                          www.effas.com.
champagne reception from 6.30pm on                 The European Federation of Financial
Thursday 26 February. Full details are available   Analysts Societies, EFFAS, is an authoritative
from roje@uksip.org or can be viewed at            counterpart    for   politicians   and     EU
www.uksip.org                                      representatives in the fields of professional




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                                                                                                                           Intro & Workshop Agenda
 2 Day Workshop                              23rd & 24th February

   An Introduction to Performance Measurement & Attribution

Course Objective

This intensive two-day course has been designed to provide delegates with a basic foundation in performance
measurement. Delegates are introduced to attribution methodologies and risk adjusted statistics that they are
likely to encounter in their day to day roles. Practical exercises are used to reinforce the learning process.

Your Course Leader

Carl Bacon joined StatPro Group plc as Chairman in April 2000. StatPro develops and markets specialist middle
office reporting software to the asset management industry. Carl also runs his own consultancy business
providing advice to asset managers on various risk and performance measurement issues.

Prior to joining StatPro Carl was Director of Risk Control and Performance at Foreign & Colonial Management
Ltd, Vice President Head of Performance (Europe) for JP Morgan Investment Management Inc. and Head of
Performance for Royal Insurance Asset Management.

Carl holds a B.Sc. Hons. in Mathematics from Manchester University and is a member of the UK Investment
Performance Committee (UKIPC), the European Investment Performance Committee (EIPC) and the Investment
Performance Council (IPC). An original GIPS committee member, Carl also chairs the IPC Interpretations Sub-
Committee, is ex-chair of the IPC Verification Sub-committee and is a member of the Advisory Board of the
Journal of Performance Measurement.


       Course Agenda

                        Day 1                                                     Day 2

 9.00am         Registration & Coffee                     9.00am         Registration & Coffee

 9.30am         Performance Measurement                   9.30am         Risk Types
                Fundamentals                                             • Risk types in asset management
                • What is performance measurement?                         companies
                • The basic calculations                                 • Risk control v risk management
                • Dollar weighted or time weighted –                     • Risk failures
                  which is best?                                         • Ex-post, ex-ante
                • Approximations to time weighted
                  returns                                                Common Risk Measures
                                                                         • Variability, Sharpe Ratio, Information
                Practical Exercise 1                                       Ratio, a, b, Jensen
                                                                         • Fama decomposition, correlation, R2,
                Benchmark & Excess Returns                                 M2
                • Peer groups or indexes                                 • Risk adjusted performance for
                • Customised Indexes                                       Portfolio Evaluation
                • What makes a good benchmark?
                • Excess returns – Arithmetic or                         Practical Exercise 4
                  Geometric
                                                                         Less Common Risk Measures
                Basic Attribution                                        • Sortino, Upside Potential, Hurst
                • Why is attribution important?                          • Risk calculation from 1st principles
                • Brinson Model
                                                                         Practical Exercise 5
                Practical Exercise 2
                                                                         Advanced Attribution
                Performance Measurement                                  • Frequency of analysis
                Standards                                                • Buy/hold or transaction based
                • Why are standards needed?                              • Smoothing algorithms
                • GIPS & AIMR-PPS – the basics                           • Multi -Currency Attribution
                • Achieving Compliance                                   • Why is Fixed Income Attribution
                • Common Pitfalls                                          Different?
                • Verification
                • IPC and future governance

                Practical Exercise 3
                                                             Please Note:
               Lunch c1300
                                                             Delegates will be required to bring a laptop computer
               5pm Close Both Days
               Refreshments will be served throughout        to the course loaded with Excel. Delegates will be
               the course of the day                         required to work in pairs or threes on the same laptop.



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    Conference Agenda                                     25th & 26th February


    Day 1 – 25th February                                        1230   Lunch sponsored by
                                                                        Eagle Investment Systems

0930   Opening Remarks                                           1400   The Omega Function
       Chairman: Paul Weller                                            • Risk and Return - The problem of non-normality
       Head of Performance                                              • Common factors in investment returns
       UBS Global Asset Management                                      • The Omega function explained
                                                                        And applied to:
0940   Is your business geared up to meet the                           • Corporate bonds and derivatives
       challenges of 2004? Case Study: USS                              • The Forward "Asset Allocation" Problem
       innovation competition Blueprint                                 • The Reverse "Attribution" Problem
       • Consolidation in the asset management industry                 Con Keating, Principal
       • Impact of the move to specialist mandates                      The Finance Development Centre
       • How do consultants judge fund managers?
         What do your clients expect?                            1430   Multi-asset Portfolios: Managing and
       Sally Bridgeland, Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow                         Budgeting Risk
       Peter Moon, CIO                                                  • Introduction of multi-asset problem
       Universities Superannuation Scheme                               • Volatility, correlation and time shift issues
                                                                        • Compiling and analysing the multi-asset
                                                                          problem
1020   Case study: Integrating the performance and
                                                                        • Some thoughts about the risk budget
       risk management functions                                        Richard Boardman, Director
       • Should organisation size affect the structure?                 Risk Modelling and Performance
       • Is systems investment the panacea?                             Measurement
       • The move from generalists to specialists back to               ISIS Asset Management
         generalists
       • Daily stock level attribution - powerful and            1500   Case Study: Outsourcing of performance
         relatively painless                                            measurement – can it be done?
       • Short term volatility management in practice                   • What does the Performance team do? What
       Dan Gardner,                                                       should it be doing?
       Director, Portfolio Risk Management                              • Will outsourcing improve the situation?
       Martin Currie Investment Management Ltd                          • What level of outsourcing is being considered?
                                                                        • What can an outsourced team do? More
1050   Morning Coffee & Exhibition                                        importantly, what can they not do?
                                                                        • What are the cost efficiencies?
1120   Risk Management vs Portfolio Management                          • You cannot outsource reputational risk
       • Will the real alpha kindly stand                               Gary Hilldrup, Group Director of Performance
       • 1980 Revisited                                                 and Risk
       • Liabilities are an unknown                                     F&C Management Ltd
       • Beware of riskless strategies
       • A peak into the future                                  1530   Afternoon Coffee & Exhibition

       In 1980 the most popular investment strategies            1600   Breakout Sessions
       were immunisation and dedicated bond portfolio
       strategies. One promised to immunize you                         Choose 1 from the following 3:
       against risk and the other was dedicated to the
       proposition that your pension payouts would                      a) Multi-Currency Attribution
       always be matched by an income stream from                       • Currency Overlay
       bonds. It was wrong then and is wrong now. It is                 • Interest Rate Differentials
       impossible to eliminate risk. It is a risk return trade          • Revised Asset Allocation
       off that one should manage. Diversification is the               • Currency Compounding
                                                                        Carl Bacon, Chairman, StatPro
       cornerstone of any prudent strategy. The
       argument should be about how to diversify not                    b) Performance and risk measurement issues
       whether or not to diversify.                                        in the hedge fund world
       Professor Frank A. Sortino                                       • What makes hedge funds different?
       Director, Pension Research Institute &                           • New performance measures: Omega function
       Professor Emeritus                                                 and Stutzer index
       San Francisco State University, US                               • Fat tail risk and hedge funds
                                                                        Dr Jean-Francois Bacmann
1200   Performance Measurement and Attribution for                      Quantitative Analyst, &
       Derivatives and Short Positions                                  Dr Stefan Scholz
       • How to measure the return on a short position                  Head of Quantitative Analysis
       • How to measure the return on a leveraged                       RMF Investment Management
         position
       • Worked examples for long and short futures and                 c) Aiding the fund manager in effective risk
         options                                                           budgeting – Integrating risk and return
       • Contribution calculations                                         numbers
       • Attribution calculations                                       Malcolm Kemp
       Damien Laker, Director of Performance                            Executive Director & Head of Quantitative
       Attribution Strategy                                             Research
       Barra                                                            Threadneedle Asset Management



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1640   Champagne Roundtables                                       1200   Is daily more accurate? Meeting the daily
                                                                          valuation challenge
       Choose 1 from the following 3:                                     • Daily performance - the theory
                                                                          • Daily performance - the practice; Deutsche Asset
       a) Treating attribution as a front office tool –                     Management's experience of implementing daily
          bringing users to the forefront                                   performance systems
       Mick Brant, CEO, Russell/Mellon CAPs                               • Why move to a daily calculation basis?
                                                                          • What difficulties can you expect?
       b) Outsourcing of Investment Analytics                             • Will it be worth it for your business?
       • Investment analytics – different meanings to                     Peter Ellis, Managing Director, Performance &
         different people                                                 Client Services
       • What is driving the investment analytics outsourcing             Deutsche Asset Management
         model?
       • What asset manager segments can benefit the               1230   A Pragmatic Approach to Performance Attribution
         most?                                                            • Data Management Challenges
       • What are the concerns with this model?                           • Methodology Challenges
       • Selection criteria for choosing a provider                       • Factors To Consider
       Blair McPherson ,Head, RBC BENCHMARK, U.K.,                        • Best Practices
       Europe, Middle East                                                • Trends In The Industry
       RBC Global Services                                                Bruce Feibel, Director of Performance
                                                                          Eagle Investment Systems
       c) How do you align a risk model, performance
       measurement and attribution (both performance               1300   Lunch
       and risk) to investment decisions taken by
       managers?                                                   1430   Fixed Income Attribution – Output & interpretation
       • Is there a 'right' risk model and performance                    of results – How do you do it?
         attribution model that works for all firms and all               Paolo Balice, Director, Investitori S.G.R
         manager styles?
       • If not, what is the implication for the use of standard   1500   How are asset managers using risk measures?
         analytics and performance attribution models?                    How do you integrate equity and bond risk?
       • The impact of performance models on manager                      Neil Brown
         behaviour                                                        Global Head of Risk Management, CSAM
       S. Ramakrishnan, CEO, Reveleus
                                                                   1530   Afternoon Coffee & Exhibition




                                                                                                                                   Conference Agenda
       Drinks reception hosted by
                                                                   1600   Breakout Sessions – Choose 1 from 3 (Exhibitor
                                                                          Delegates also invited to attend)

                                                                          a) Portfolio Optimisation
                                                                          • The benefits of mean-variance portfolio
                                                                            optimisation
                                                                          • Estimation error and resampled efficient
   Day 2 – 26th February
                                                                            optimisation
                                                                          • Why good inputs are not enough
0930   Opening Remarks                                                    • Effective portfolio rebalancing
       Chairman: Paul Weller                                              • Mean-variance illusions and investment implications
       Head of Performance                                                Richard Michaud, President
       UBS Global Asset Management                                        New Frontier Advisors, LLC

0940   Panel Session: Rethinking asset management                         b) Fixed Income Attribution
       benchmarks – Impact of the move to specialist                      • Revaluation vs Duration approaches
       and ‘unconstrained’ mandates                                       • Availability of Benchmark Data
       Charles Payne, Director Statistics and Portfolio                   • How important is relative analysis?
       Management Services                                                • Is there a right way to calculate Fixed Income
       Fidelity Investments                                                 Attribution?
                                                                          • Integrating Ex-ante risk analysis
       Rick Lacaille, Chief Investment Officer, State                     Phil Hannay, Business Development Manager,
       Street Global Advisors                                             Middle Office Solutions, DST International
       John Greene                                                        c) Risk and Risk attribution for CDOs:
       Senior International Researcher                                       Joint CDO risk monitoring with consistent risk
       Northern Trust Global Investments                                     attribution to names within tranches
       Colin Morrison                                                     • Analytic derivation of the full tranche distribution
       Head of Performance & Risk Measurement                             • Evaluation of the spread risk of a CDO tranche by
       Standard Life Investments                                            an equity-driven model and consistent risk
                                                                            attribution among names inside tranche
                                                                          • Evaluation of the spread risk of a portfolio of
1030   Myners 2 years on: Impact on dealing and                             tranches and other instruments (equity, bonds,
       transaction cost analysis                                            indices) and consistent attribution among all
                                                                            constituent names
1100   Morning Coffee & Exhibition                                        • Tranche optimization on risk/reward basis, with
                                                                            respect to reference portfolio
1130   Joint Discussion: Gold GIPS: Implementation                        Damian Taras
       considerations                                                     Credit Portfolio Strategy Group
       James Hollis, Chairman                                             Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein
       Investment Performance Council



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    Sponsors and Exhibitors
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For details of how you can raise your company's profile at PMRA 2004 and meet a substantial body of
the asset management community's most senior performance measurement professionals call David
Gold on +44 (0)20 7017 4038 or email david.gold@informa.com. There is limited stand space available.

  PMRA                                                                                                                                                            Who will you meet?
  25th & 26th February 2004                                                                                                                                       • Head of Performance
  Porter Tun Room, The Brewery, London
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FREE Exhibition Visitor Programme

25th February 2004
                                        Would you like to demo your product at the PMRA 2004 exhibition?
0900    Exhibition opens                Contact David Gold on +44 (0)20 7017 4038

1050    Coffee & Meet the Speakers Professor Frank Sortino leads the party of conference speakers
        greeting the exhibition visitors in the poster research area at the front of the exhibition hall.

1100    Product Demonstration Fast and Flexible Access to Performance Information, Damien Laker,
        Director of Performance Attribution Strategy, Barra

1530    Quiz the Vendors Panel & Coffee

Exhibition visitors & conference delegates are invited to put their questions to our panel of product providers

Suggested Topics
• Future of Indices
• Fixed Income capabilities
• Hedge Fund attribution capabilities                                           “The best global
• Linking risk & performance                                                    conference and
                                                                                exhibition for
Panellists                                                                      performance and
Ian Thompson, Director Business Development & Strategy, SAMs Ltd                risk to date with an
                                                                                excellent
Carl Bacon, Chairman, StatPro                                                   attendance from
Anthony Howland, Chief Executive, Performa                                      top industry
Laurence Wormald, Research Director, Cor Risk Solutions                         professionals”

1700    Drinks Reception Exhibition Visitors & Exhibitors will                  Anthony Howland, Product
                                                                                Director, Performa Consultants
        have a chance to wind down and will be joined by the                    Exhibitor 2003
        conference delegates whose programme finishes
        around 1720.                                                            “The breakout
                                                                                sessions and
1730    Exhibition Keynote Speaker Steve Martin,                                roundtables were
                                                                                useful, as were the
        Head of Performance and Risk, Citisoft                                  vendor
                                                                                demonstrations”
1800 – 1900 Wines from around the World
                                                                                Neil Mackay, Consultant,
                                                                                Baring Asset Management
26th February 2004

0900    Exhibition opens

1100    Coffee Exhibition visitors and conference delegates meet and break for coffee

1530    Product Demonstration – GIM: Performance Measurement
        Sam Modi, Head of European Operations, IDS

1600    FREE Conference Breakout Sessions Exhibition visitors are invited to join the conference delegates
        in the final breakout sessions. There are 3 sessions to choose from (see conference programme) p 4
                                                                                                                      FREE Exhibition




PLUS
Communications Area: Free Internet access for exhibition visitors
Research Poster Area: A fascinating display area with up to the minute
research from some of the industry's leading authorities
• Frank Sortino, Director, Pension Research Institute
• Con Keating – Omego, Principal, The Finance Development Centre
• Patrick Burns, Burns Statistics
• Richard Michaud, President, New, Frontier Advisors, LLC



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     2 Day Conference (25th & 26th Feb) = £1199 + 17.5% VAT
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