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Barra

an island in NW Scotland, in the Outer Hebrides: fishing, crofting, tourism. Pop.: 1078 (2001)
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Our new location and enhanced operational efficiencies will help us continue to grow and evolve to keep pace with our client's needs, allowing us to provide exceptional value and superior service along the way," said Grant Barra, BARRA's Managing Partner and CEO.
Barra, 52, inherits a company that's putting out strong new products and making money.
MSCI Barra will continue to calculate and distribute the MSCI Investable Hedge Fund Indices and the Barra Hedge Fund Risk Model.
alone or with one or more of them, "MSCI Barra"), or their direct or indirect suppliers or any third party involved in the making or compiling of the Information (collectively, the "MSCI Barra Parties"), as applicable, and is provided for informational purposes only.
Based on that framework and following consultations with international institutional investors and dialogue with relevant authorities over the last few months, MSCI Barra is now providing the following preliminary assessments on the proposals.
We are delighted to have been awarded the accolade of Best Provider of Enterprise Risk two years in a row," said Henry Fernandez, chief executive officer of Barra.
Barra is a global leader in delivering risk management systems and services to managers of portfolio and firm-wide investment risk.
CONTACT: Jennifer Hinchman, Director of Investor Relations of Barra, +1-510-649-4548
Barra intends to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") a proxy statement and other relevant documents in connection with the proposed acquisition of Barra by Morgan Stanley.
GENEVA -- MSCI Barra (NYSE:MXB), a leading provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, including indices and portfolio risk and performance analytics, announced today changes to the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indices that will be made as of the close of November 25, 2008.
Nasdaq: BARZ), a global leader in risk management technology for investment professionals, today announced the availability of the latest version of its Web-based credit risk tool, Barra Credit(TM) 1.