Investors Chronicle highlights SmartRisk

Lauren Laferla, PR & Content Marketing Manager
April 25, 2018


Investors Chronicle published an article, "Alpha Portfolios: Appreciating Real Tactical Risk" by James Norrington on April 13, 2018.

The article highlighted Covisum's SmartRisk software. With the advances in technology in the financial industry, advisors need to prove their value to clients. SmartRisk allows advisors to use "fat-tail" modeling to make risk-adjusted decisions with their clients. 

"The most important statistic is the SmartRisk number; we want to assess how much risk we are taking in pursuing our active portfolio choices."


The article outlines how SmartRisk gives a far more accurate picture of the the the potential monthly losses a client may face than the more commonly used Gaussian model. 

Read the full article. 


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Posted by Lauren Laferla, PR & Content Marketing Manager
Lauren is a content marketing enthusiast with a love for storytelling - on camera, in writing, and through others. She has a robust communications background that includes: public relations, content creation, internal communications, digital marketing, and copy editing. Driven and motivated, Lauren holds a bachelor's degree in English and is an avid reader.