Performance measurement

The calculation of the return realized by a money manager over some time interval. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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performance measurement UK US noun
[U] a system for judging how well an employee, a company, an economy, etc. is doing: »

Pension funds have been subject to close scrutiny and performance measurement.

[C] PERFORMANCE INDICATOR(Cf. ↑performance indicator): »

Employees are rewarded for what they actually accomplish, as opposed to working without any clear goals or performance measurements.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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