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Since 1990, FINCAD has been helping firms make better investment and risk decisions, improve workflow efficiency, and reduce operational risk.

Are Your Holiday Calendars Costing You Money?

As a buy- or sell-side firm, you may not be thinking about some of the more detailed aspects of managing your investment portfolio, like for example, how your trade calendar and particularly holidays are treated in your analytics system. But the truth is that getting holiday conventions right is crucially important to helping you accurately price trades. Glen Goodvin, PhD, Senior Quantitative Analyst, discusses how holiday calendars could be costing you money.