Agence Française de Développement Selects Quantifi for Integrated Trading and Portfolio Management

June 25, 2014
  • Single integrated platform for analytics, trading and risk management
  • Accurate CVA analysis and support for the latest regulatory reporting requirements
  • Light-weight, flexible technology architecture for seamless integration

London and New York (24th June 2014) - Quantifi, a specialist provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions today announced that Agence Française de Développement (AFD), a public development finance institution, has selected Quantifi as its enterprise portfolio management system (PMS).

The client was looking to replace their existing front and middle office systems with a cost-effective, single solution to comply with EMIR and IFRS 13 (CVA) regulatory requirements, address market changes and support calculations related to OTC derivatives clearing obligations. Quantifi’s offering proved to be the most comprehensive for complex pricing and valuations, and the monitoring of risk more dynamically.

 


 

“Quantifi provides a wide range of functionality including flexible reporting and superior analytics. The
solution, combined with the high level of support we receive from senior experienced personnel,
helps us strengthen our risk management capacity in the markets we operate in.”

Hannan Mohammad, Deputy Head of the Funding and Markets Division at AFD


 

“We required a next-generation multi-asset trading and portfolio management system to provide complete risk management, accurate valuations taking into consideration OIS discounting and advanced counterparty risk analytics. After extensive due diligence of other main solution providers we singled out Quantifi as the clear market leader in this space.” comments Hannan Mohammad, Deputy Head of the Funding and Markets Division at AFD “Quantifi provides a wide range of functionality including flexible reporting and superior analytics. The solution, combined with the high level of support we receive from senior experienced personnel, helps us strengthen our risk management capacity in the markets we operate in” continues Hannan Mohammad.

Quantifi delivers cross-asset trading, front-to-back operations, position management, market, credit, counterparty and liquidity risk management, margining, and regulatory reporting all on a single integrated real-time platform. As well as supporting all regulatory and industry practices, Quantifi applies the latest technology innovations to provide new levels of usability, flexibility, and ease of integration. This translates into dramatically lower time to market, lower total cost of ownership and significant improvements in operational efficiency.

“We are delighted with the opportunity to support AFD in promoting economic growth and social development across several continents,” comments Rohan Douglas, CEO, Quantifi. “AFD is an exciting new client and our first public institution in France. AFD is a validation of our commitment to the French markets.” continues Mr Douglas.

 


 

About AFD

The Agence Française de Développement (French Agency for Development - AFD) is a public development finance institution that has been working to fight poverty and foster economic growth in developing countries and the French Overseas Provinces for seventy years.

For further information, please visit AFD