Patent Number: 7,711,623

Title: Decision assistance platform configured for facilitating financial consulting services

Abstract: A system includes instructions configured for enabling the one or more data processing device to facilitate preparing client-specific template information and determining client-specific consulting information dependent upon the client-specific template information. The client specific template information includes performance criteria, weightings, defined investment dataset information, filters configured for refining investment dataset information and/or process instructions. Examples of client specific consulting information include investment index performance scores, performance scores of investments in an investment portfolio, objectively quantified investment choices, asset class corresponding to allocated investment within an investment portfolio, comparative performance analyses between allocated investments and non-allocated investments represented within an asset class, and other information utilized by an investor for making investment decisions.

Inventors: Smith; Eric S. (Waterford, MI), Simko; Joseph (Sterling Heights, MI)

Assignee: Consulting Services Support Corporation

International Classification: G06Q 40/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018