Melissa Brown, CFA - Managing Director of Applied Research

As Managing Director of Applied Research, Melissa Brown generates unique insights into risk trends by consolidating and analyzing the vast amount of data on market and portfolio risk maintained by Axioma. Brown’s perspectives help both clients and prospects to better understand and adapt to the constantly changing risk environment. 

Most recent articles by Melissa Brown, CFA

Equity Risk Monitor Insights

Once a week, we publish a summary of the highlights from the prior week, using Axioma’s risk models and analytic tools to transform data into information.

Posted 08.16.17 Melissa Brown, CFA

Giving a Boost to Value Performance—with a Little Factor Awareness (and Luck)

Investment cycles may last longer and go deeper than seems possible, but they do eventually reverse -- often when investors are just about to throw in the towel. 

Posted 08.09.17 Melissa Brown, CFA

Equity Risk Monitor Insights

Once a week, we publish a summary of the highlights from the prior week, using Axioma’s risk models and analytic tools to transform data into information.

Posted 07.24.17 Melissa Brown, CFA

Equity Risk Monitor Insights

Once a week, we publish a summary of the highlights from the prior week, using Axioma’s risk models and analytic tools to transform data into information.

Posted 07.17.17 Melissa Brown, CFA

Is Risk Really as Low as You Think?—Revisited

Our latest paper revisits a topic we wrote about earlier this year – with all the political and economic uncertainty around the world, why is volatility remaining so stubbornly low?

Posted 07.10.17 Melissa Brown, CFA