Two Australia super funds pick BarraOne

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI) said that two of Australia´s largest superannuation funds, Construction and Building Unions Super (Cbus) and Health Employees Superannuation Trust (HESTA), have selected BarraOne, MSCI´s multi-asset class risk management and performance attribution platform, to help improve their respective investment processes.

Cbus and HESTA will use BarraOne as a platform for risk management and asset allocation decisions, to conduct performance analysis and to satisfy The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) reporting requirements. BarraOne provides integrated risk and performance analytics with global, multi-asset class coverage for public and private asset portfolios and has been widely adopted by leading asset owners.

MSCI Inc. is a provider of investment decision support tools to investors globally, including asset managers, banks, hedge funds and pension funds. MSCI products and services include indices, portfolio risk and performance analytics, and governance tools.