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Date: 17 November
Time: 14:30 - 19:00
Venue: The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel, 93 Brommersvlei Rd, Constantia Heights, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting our annual Confluence South Africa Forum on the 17th November in Cape Town at The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel. Please join us for an interactive afternoon, followed by a networking reception, where you will have the opportunity to:

  • Find out more about what exciting developments are happening at Confluence
  • Delve deeper into the Confluence Analytics offering following the acquisitions of Investment Metrics and CSS
  • Learn more GIPS® 2020 standards from Carl Bacon, CIPM



CarlBacon052Carl Bacon

Chief Advisor, Confluence

Carl Bacon CIPM, founded Otos Ltd in April 2000. Otos Ltd provides advice to asset managers on various risk and performance measurement issues.
Carl was Chairman of StatPro Plc from 2000 to 2017 and prior to that 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 Advisory Board of the Journal of Performance Measurement. A founder member of both the Investment Performance Council and GIPS®, Carl is chair of the GIS Committee and ex-chair of the GIPS Executive Committee, and ex-chair of both the Verification and Interpretation Sub-Committees, and founder of "The Freedom Index Company".

Carl is also the author of “Practical Portfolio Performance Measurement & Attribution” part of the Wiley Finance Series, "Practical Risk-adjusted Performance Measurement", numerous articles and papers and editor of “Advanced Portfolio Attribution Analysis”.