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Accelerating the Performance of Large-scale XVA Workloads

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

In the post-crisis world, an increasing number of banks have set up a centralized XVA desk. With the introduction of new regulations to ensure banks are adequately capitalized, it has become common practice to include certain costs in the pricing of OTC derivatives that, in many cases, had previously been ignored. To assist in the pricing for the cost of dealing with a counterparty in a derivative transaction, the markets have developed various metrics including CVA, DVA, FVA, ColVA, KVA, and MVA—collectively known as XVAs. Read More

Quantifi Wins Best Pricing & Analytics: Fixed Income, Currencies and Credit at the Risk Markets Technology Awards

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Quantifi has won Best Pricing & Analytics: Fixed Income, Currencies and Credit at the Risk.net Markets Technology Awards for the second time. These awards reflect the contribution made by technology providers that support enterprise risk management, credit and operational risk for the listed, OTC derivatives and cash markets. More than 170 entries were received and shortlisted. Winners were selected by a panel of Risk.net editors and senior individuals from leading firms across the industry. read more

Quantifi Survey Measures Adoption of Data Science in Finance

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The deployment of data science techniques provides a huge opportunity for firms to stand out from the competition and reinvent their businesses. When done correctly, it can offer a competitive advantage, insights and even new ways to tackle old problems. This survey was conducted during a webinar Quantifi hosted, featuring Celent, on ‘Next Generation Risk Technology Powered by Data Science’. Over 180 individuals from across the financial services industry registered for the webinar and were invited to take part in the survey. Read More

What are the Use Cases for Data Science in the Financial Markets?

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

This blog is taken from the Quantifi webinar 'Next Generation Risk Technology Powered by Data Science’. In Part 2 of this blog explores how Quantifi is leveraging data science and summarises the key trends shaping data science practices within a trading and risk management context. Read More

Quantifi Survey Reveals Strong Trend towards Data Science in Finance

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Quantifi recently hosted a webinar featuring Celent, a research and advisory firm, on ‘Next Generation Risk Technology Powered by Data Science’. Over 180 individuals from across the financial service industry registered for the webinar. Delegates were surveyed to measure industry opinion on the adoption of data science. read more

Quant Insights Conference

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Quantifi will be exhibiting at Quant Insights 4th Annual Conference in London. With the growth and development of artificial intelligence, the use of data and machine learning in finance has become a hot topic in the last few years. The Quant... read more

Investment Management Firm Goes Live with Quantifi as its Core Enterprise Risk Platform

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

As a new fund, the client was looking for a technology partner who understood the specific challenges they are faced with and can scale as the fund grows. Given the need for strong risk control capabilities the client was looking for a solution that would allow their traders and portfolio managers to analyse risk at deal and aggregated portfolio level. The risk function required the ability to generate sensitivities, stress tests and scenario analysis for the portfolio, along with the required management and investor reports.

Investment Management Firm Goes Live with Quantifi as its Core Enterprise Risk Platform

Monday, July 2, 2018

The client is a rapidly growing investment manager, based in New York City. Formed in 2016, the fund seeks to provide positive absolute returns while preserving capital in all market environments. The fund’s investment portfolio is focused on bonds, CDS, loans and stocks.

Quantifi Named Best Pricing & Analytics Product at Risk.net Market Technology Awards

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Quantifi has won the front-office technology award for Pricing & Analytics: fixed income, currencies and credit at the Risk.net Market Technology Awards. These awards reflect the contribution made by technology providers that support trading or investment in the listed, OTC derivatives and cash markets. read more