Two Approaches to Buy-Side Scenario AnalysisBuy-side firms increasingly offer a diverse set of funds and products to meet the risk appetites and investment objectives of their institutional clients. Multi-asset, long-only, and leveraged portfolios all have very different characteristics that require front and middle office technology solutions capable of supporting increasingly sophisticated risk management capabilities. Scenario analysis is an essential and versatile tool that enables firms to anticipate and model portfolio impacts in both normally functioning and stressed markets.