Ownership data key to picking top fund managers, says Novus

Position sizing manager's most important quality, says study

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Ownership data, which can be sourced from government bodies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Conduct Authority, as well as from exchanges and data providers, enables investors to assess how returns are generated and who the most skilled managers are at producing them consistently, according to a new study.

The study from New York-based Novus, a portfolio intelligence platform with more than $2 trillion in client assets under management, focuses on three major skill