technology innovation

Preparing for the IBOR Transition: Technology and Models

Thursday, October 1, 2020

The IBOR transition impacts almost every part of the financial services industry including banking, capital markets, insurance and asset management. The imminent retirement of IBOR has forced financial institutions to conduct an end-to-end inventory of IBOR exposure. This should cover the full range of processes, models and systems, including pricing, valuation, risk management and booking. This process has revealed a number of challenges for financial markets participants, with many having to rethink their operations and technology infrastructure and adopting new technologies to help with the transition.  Read More

Quantifi Wins System Support & Implementation Award for the Second Consecutive Year at Risk.net Technology Awards

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Quantifi has won Best Vendor for Systems Support and Implementation at the Risk.net Technology Awards for the second successive year. These awards recognise technology providers that have demonstrated innovative product development and exceptional customer support. Quantifi invests heavily in new technology as part of its strategy to continually evolve and improve how we deliver solutions to help clients transform their business. read more

How is Data Science Transforming Banking and Capital Markets?

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

This blog is taken from the Quantifi webinar 'Next Generation Risk Technology Powered by Data Science’. In Part 1, we will explore data science in the context of risk management technology and operations. This blog reflects on how the financial environment, and the broader landscape, has changed over the last decade and the market trends that are driving the rise in data science approaches. Read More

Quantifi Announces Strong Growth and Industry Recognition in 2019

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Over the past 12 months, Quantifi experienced double-digit growth in new business, high client retention, and industry recognition with a number of significant awards. New business growth in 2019 continued on the momentum generated in 2018 with wins including La Française Investment Solutions, a Paris based asset manager; Ellington Management Group, an investment and advisory firm; Axiom AI, a boutique investment firm, and Tresidor, an alternative credit manager. read more

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
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