Frances Barney

Frances is responsible for performance and risk analytics services for BNY Mellon’s Asset Servicing clients in the Americas.

Frances has twenty-two years of investment industry experience, most of it in performance and risk analytics services. Prior to joining BNY Mellon in 2006, Frances worked at State Street Corporation, where she oversaw one of three regional offices supporting the delivery of performance analytics for its U.S. custody clients and managed the U.S. performance outsourcing service for investment managers and consultants. Prior to that, she worked at Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, where she was head of performance analytics. Frances started her career at Bankers Trust, where she held a variety of product and risk management roles in the global markets and investor services divisions.

A frequent speaker at industry conferences, Frances has presented on topics such as Risk Analysis, Performance Attribution, and Alternative Investments.

Frances received a B.A. from Yale University, an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Frances also consults with the CFA Institute in the ongoing development of the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (“CIPM”) program. Frances is a co-author of an article included in the CIPM curriculum entitled “Risk Measurement and Risk Attribution.”