|1. Introduction: The Vision Statement, Objectives and Key Characteristics of GIPS Standards |
a. describe the key features of the GIPS standards and the fundamentals of compliance;
|2. The Scope of GIPS Standards with Respect to Definition of the Firm, Historical Performance Record, and Compliance |
b. describe the scope of the GIPS standards with respect to an investment firm's definition and historical performance record;
c. explain how the GIPS standards are implemented in countries with existing standards for performance reporting and describe the appropriate response when the GIPS standards and local regulations conflict;
|3. The Nine Major Sections of the GIPS Standards |
d. describe the nine major sections of the GIPS standards.