capital markets

How Are Firms Managing Liquidity Risk?

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

In this blog post, Quantifi breaks down the results from its recent survey on managing liquidity. 108 delegates were surveyed to measure opinion on how their firms are dealing with liquidity and their approach to IT and operational challenges. The survey was conducted as part of a webinar co-hosted by Quantifi, OTC Partners & BlackRock on ‘Identifying Liquidity Risk for Financial Stability’. Read More

Data Quality and Integration the Biggest Challenge Faced by Firms for Managing Liquidity Risk

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Quantifi, OTC Partners, a boutique consultancy firm and BlackRock, a global investment management firm hosted a webinar on ‘Identifying Liquidity Risk for Financial Stability’. The 108 delegates took part in a survey on their risk management practices and the IT/operational challenges associated with managing liquidity risk. read more

Identifying Liquidity Risk for Financial Stability

Monday, June 12, 2017
Join Quantifi, OTC Partners and BlackRock for this complimentary webinar on liquidity risk. This webinar will explore the importance of liquidity in the functioning of financial markets and the increasing regulatory pressures on buy side firms to... read more

Identifying Liquidity Risk for Financial Stability

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

by Quantifi and OTC Partners

The global financial crisis highlighted the importance of liquidity in functioning financial markets. Pre-2008, market participants received easy access to readily available funding and were ill-prepared for events that transpired during the credit crisis. Failure to adequately assess and manage liquidity underpinned major market turmoil, triggering unprecedented liquidity events and the ultimate demise of Bear Stearns, Lehman Brothers and other financial institutions previously thought too big to fail.

The Dynamics Driving Capital Markets, London Conference, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
In today's environment market participants need to be able to navigate and respond to new regulatory processes and political change. Regulatory reform in the shape of EMIR, Dodd-Frank, MiFID and Basel are increasing the cost of capital, impacting... read more

Microservices: The New Building Blocks of Financial Technology

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

by Quantifi

The derivatives landscape has evolved greatly over the past few years, driven by the scale and pace of regulatory change, economic unease and competitive pressures. These drivers have heightened the attention on risk technology and operations, forcing firms to re-think their business operating models. Microservices is a new approach to financial technology that optimises evolutionary change at a granular level.The derivatives landscape has evolved greatly over the past few years, driven by the scale and pace of regulatory change, economic unease and competitive pressures. These drivers have heightened the attention on risk technology and operations, forcing firms to re-think their business operating models. Microservices is a new approach to financial technology that optimises evolutionary change at a granular level.

Sell-Side Risk Management, Chartis RiskTech Quadrant®

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

by Chartis Research

Risk management systems for sell-side institutions cover a range of capabilities across different categories of risk such as liquidity risk, market risk, credit risk and operational risk. They are required to support a broad range of asset classes, as well as a variety of risk analytics including both pre-deal and post-trade analytics. Sell-side risk management involves front, middle and back office operations. In this report Chartis covers the leading technology providers capable of addressing essential aspects of the emerging demand for sell-side risk management and focuses on the key capabilities and strengths of Quantifi as a provider of sell-side risk management solutions.