If you are an institution, click below to learn more about our offerings for RIAs, Hedge Funds, Compliance Officers and more.

PortfolioAnalyst - Release Notes 2021

PortfolioAnalyst Release Notes

July 2021



Week Ending July 16, 2021

Integration with Quote Details

  • Quick Trade order ticket to easily place orders, manage open orders, and view recent trades
  • Advanced intraday charting options to change time periods, add technical indicators like SMA, EMA, Bollinger Bands, and display volume charts
  • Live news stream
  • Recent transactions

May 2021


Week Ending May 21, 2021

New Portfolio Checkup Features

Get the real-time health of your entire portfolio with an in-depth analysis of your holdings. New features include:

  • 7 day, month to date, 1 month, year to date, 1 year, inception, and custom time periods
  • Ability to add up to 3 benchmarks for comparison
  • Distribution of returns bar chart
  • Support to add all PortfolioAnalyst risk measures
  • Asset Class, Sector, and Geographic expansion to see the composition by position
  • View/hide table and chart
  • Layout configuration to show/hide desired widgets.

New Education Center

Get quick access to help topics, documentation, contact support and more.

April 2021


Week Ending April 30, 2021

PortfolioAnalyst is now GIPS® Verified

Time-weighted and money-weighted returns are now calculated in accordance with the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS®). GIPS® established standards for investment performance, making it easier for you to compare firms and make more informed investment decisions.

  • Helps ensure investment performance is complete and fairly presented.
  • Means data is presented in a consistent and transparent manner across sources.
  • Demonstrates a voluntary commitment to follow ethical standards.
  • Read the verifcation letter here.
  • GIPS® is a registered trademark of CFA Institute. CFA Institute does not endorse or promote this organization, nor does it warrant the accuracy or quality of the content contained herein.

Week Ending April 23, 2021

Introducing our new Home Tab

  • Ability to toggle between Money-Weighted and Time-Weighted returns and view/hide chart or table
  • Beginning/Ending/Change in NAV, Best/Worst/Period % Return, and Net Deposits/Withdrawals
  • Interactive NAV vs. Return chart with benchmark comparison
  • View performance by Account Type and Asset Class/Financial Instrument
  • Filter Excluded and External Accounts
  • Configure columns
  • Link another external account

New Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report

Socially conscious investors can now analyze their portfolio's ESG ratings summary, controversy distribution, and largest holdings.

  • Ratings Summary – incorporates ESG Score, Controversies Score, Combined Score, Percentage of companies in portfolio with ESG score, and ESG pillar breakdown.
  • Controversy Distribution – bar chart that exemplifies the controversies score by position weight (%).
  • Largest Holdings – outlines top 10 holdings and all associated ESG scores. Top and bottom ESG performers are also identified.

January 2021


Week Ending January 22, 2021

New PDF Report Changes Applied to IB Canada Annual Report

  • General changes include modern styles, reduced blank space, fewer pages, and faster report generation.

Week Ending January 8, 2021

Changes for Reports in CSV Format

  • Add analysis period and as of dates to each report.
    • Add MetaInfo record discriminator.
  • New Allocation and Performance by Sector report
    • Legacy reports Allocation by Sector and Performance by Sector have been removed and combined into our new Allocation and Performance by Sector report.
    • The allocation section now offers amount and percent change over time. Δ represents change.
    • The performance section now offers MTM performance represented in amount and percent.
  • New Fixed Income report
    • Analyze your bond portfolio with our new Fixed Income report.
  • User will be prompted with message when selecting both Historical Performance/Benchmark Comparison, Performance Statistics/Benchmark Comparison, Risk Measures/Benchmark Comparison.



The risk of loss in online trading of stocks, options, futures, currencies, foreign equities, and fixed income can be substantial. Options are not suitable for all investors. For more information read the "Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options". For a copy click here.

Your capital is at risk and your losses may exceed the value of your original investment.

Interactive Brokers (U.K.) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA Reference Number 208159.

Interactive Brokers LLC is regulated by the US SEC and CFTC and is a member of the SIPC (www.sipc.org) compensation scheme;
products are only covered by the UK FSCS in limited circumstances.

Before trading, customers must read the relevant risk disclosure statements on our Warnings and Disclaimers page.

For a list of IBG memberships worldwide, click here.