The Trouble with Spreadsheets

A few weeks ago, Ipreo acquired iLEVEL, a leading portfolio monitoring, analytics and transparency platform for global private capital markets.(Get all the details on the deal in August’s press release.)

As our stable of products and services grows, the Ipreo Blog often incorporates thought-leadership content from the expanded Ipreo universe. Today, we’re sharing something from the newest addition to the Ipreo family: an interactive infographic that details some of the shortcomings inherent in the private capital markets’ use of spreadsheet data.

Most of us use spreadsheets, but if you’re a portfolio manager, it might be time to rethink that. According to the research, you might be looking at only a 1 in 10 chance of an error-free report if it’s based on spreadsheet data.

This new infographic reveals the top 3 risks for spreadsheet-based reports. Plus, get the top 3 ways to protect yourself and your firm from mistakes.

Risky Business: What Private Capital Firms Need to Know About Using Spreadsheets for Portfolio Monitoring