Firm-Wide GIPS Verification

Why Alpha Performance Verification Services?

With over 25 years of service in the investment management industry, the management of Alpha Performance Verification Services has refined its processes to deliver an efficient, well-planned engagement designed to provide assurance for your claim of compliance with GIPS®. It is an industry best practice for firm to have the GIPS compliance verified.

Whether you are a firm new to compliance or a firm that is currently verified, Alpha Performance Verification can assist you through the GIPS intricacies or the verification process transition, leading to a successful, efficient engagement.

Why claim compliance with GIPS? Why get verified?

Demonstrate a commitment to ethics and embrace industry best practices.

Stay Competitive: Consultants ask about compliance; public fund sponsors often require compliance and verification.

Get help when you need it: Alpha Performance Verification offers expert personal advice to keep your firm on track and up-to-date with changing requirements.

Compliance and verification provides a level of comfort for both the manager and prospective client that the firm’s performance presentations are credible.

Compliance and verification fees are affordable. While the cost of NOT becoming compliant and getting verified can be difficult to quantify; there’s no way to know how much new business is being lost.

What does Verification test?

Whether the firm has complied with all the composite construction requirements of the GIPS standards on a firm-wide basis, and

Whether the firm’s processes and procedures are designed to calculate and present performance results in compliance with the GIPS standards.