A New Way To Measure Alpha

Friedlander, Josh
January 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;1/10/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p30
Trade Publication
This article informs that StreamVPN which is a Great Britain-based research ranking firm, has landed in the United States. offering to help portfolio managers cull the best investment ideas from the great garrulous mass of Wall Street's equity salesmen. The company's Alpha product represents the first time that any vendor has attempted to rank the validity of the ideas that salesmen so breathlessly offer the buy side in an effort to spur trading, according to consultants and Wall Street sales veterans.


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