technology innovation

Quantifi Recognised for its Systems Support and Implementation at Risk.net Technology Awards

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Quantifi has won Best Vendor for Systems Support and Implementation at the Risk.net Technology Awards. These awards recognise technology providers that have demonstrated innovative product development and exceptional customer support in the fields of ALM, credit, and operational risk, as well as wider enterprise risk management. read more

What is Driving Firms to Streamline Technology and Operations?

Friday, May 31, 2019

In Part 1, Quantifi and Celent examined a number of key trends that are reshaping the industry including the shift from active to passive, growth in multi-asset and broadening of investable asset classes and increasing demand for tailored, outcome-focused investment solutions. This blog examines how margin pressures are forcing firms to improve costs and to streamline their core technology and operations and Celent’s recommendations for pursuing fit-for-purpose solution strategies. Read More

Why are Firms Rethinking Their Risk Technology?

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Forward-looking investment management firms are searching for ways to outperform their peers. The firms that we see succeeding are executing based on a combination of focused business models, agile operational competency, and strong cost discipline, especially around core investment and risk functions. This survey was conducted during a webinar Quantifi hosted, featuring Celent, on ‘Trends Shaping Portfolio and Investment Risk Management’. Over 100 individuals from across the buy-side industry registered for the webinar.  Read More

Understanding the Cryptoasset Market

Monday, February 4, 2019

by Quantifi & OKCoin

The technological advancements behind cryptoassets have come a long way and have the potential to disrupt the financial system as we know it. Central banks and other financial institutions can play a key role in shaping this landscape. However, this global phenomenon is creating confusion on multiple levels i.e. how individual cryptoassets differ from one another and the role of the major participants in the cryptoasset ecosystem. With the buzz around bitcoin, altcoins, cryptocurrencies and tokens, a whole new financial ecosystem has been created. In this whitepaper, we will discuss the taxonomy of cryptoassets, market participants and the current capital market landscape.

Trends Shaping Portfolio and Investment Risk Management

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Webinar co-hosted by Quantifi & Celent. We will send you a link to join the webinar prior to the event.
 
Date & Time:
6th March, 2019
3pm GMT / 4pm CET / 10am EST
 
Agenda:
  • Trends in investing that are driving changes in portfolio & investment risk management 
  • The impact of technology evolution - near term vs longer term
  • Key considerations when selecting or enhancing next generation capabilities
  • Important takeaways for investment firms
... read more

Quantifi Accelerates Global Growth in 2018 with New Client Wins

Friday, January 18, 2019

This growth was driven by major client acquisitions including a prominent global investment manager, one of the world’s leading agribusinesses, as well as expanded usage from its existing client base, including leading European banks.  Quantifi also received recognition in a number of significant industry awards.  In January, it was named Best Pricing & Analytics Product at the Risk.net Market Technology Awards, and in June received the prestigious Red Herring Top 100 North America award. read more

What are the Latest Technology Trends in Financial Markets?

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Technology is transforming the financial service industry. New, disruptive technology including AI, Big Data, Cloud, Microservices, Modern CPUs, In-Memory Computing, Lambda Architectures, and Blockchain have the potential to radically change how firms operate. Quantifi is on the forefront of these changes and our advanced architecture and significant investment in R&D provides our clients with the latest innovations and a significant competitive advantage. Read More

Blockchain Technology Explained

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Blockchain is the most recognised form of distributed ledger. Blockchain based DLT, which was first applied as the underlying technology for virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, has a number of possible applications within finance. For example, DLT could be applied to digital record keeping, smart contracts, digital currencies and digital assets. In this blog post we illustrate few selected characteristics. This new technology has the potential to redefine operations and improve the efficiency, security and economics of the financial industry. It is time for financial institutions to change and benefit from the possibilities of distributed technologies. Read More

Quantifi Wins 2018 Red Herring 100 North America Award

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Quantifi today announced it has been selected as a winner at the Red Herring's Top 100 North America awards, a prestigious list honouring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. During the months leading up to the announcement, Red Herring reviewed over 1200 companies across the technology industry and selected the most innovative companies as finalists. read more

Quantifi Wins Best Risk Management Solution HFM US Hedge Fund Technology Awards

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Quantifi has been named ‘Best Risk Management Solution’ in the HFM US Hedge Fund Technology Awards. These awards recognise technology providers, serving the hedge fund sector, that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development over the past 12 months. read more