Channel Capital Select Quantifi Risk for OTC trading and risk

January 19, 2011
  • Credit portfolio manager to use Quantifi for trade processing and risk management
  • Long-term contract expands existing use of Quantifi for managing a USD 11 billion credit portfolio

London and New York (19th January 2011) - Quantifi, a leading provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions for the global capital markets, today announced that Channel Capital Advisors LLP (“Channel Capital”), a European investment management firm, has signed a multi-year contract to use Quantifi’s award-winning trading and risk management solution Quantifi Risk.

In response to growing business demands, Channel Capital was seeking a platform that could scale with the firm’s growth in terms of volume and product range and deliver timely trade processing, valuations and comprehensive risk analysis. Channel Capital has been a client of Quantifi since 2007, when they selected Quantifi XL as their front-office pricing tool.

 


 

“We have worked closely with Quantifi for the past several years and during this period they have been very responsive to our needs and have provided us with exceptional support.”

Brian Naini, Chief Risk Officer and Partner at Channel Capital


 

“Our decision to choose Quantifi Risk was based on its relatively short implementation time, ease of use and broad functionality. We have worked closely with Quantifi for the past several years and during this period, they have been very responsive to our needs and have provided us with exceptional support,” commented Brian Naini, Chief Risk Officer and Partner at Channel Capital.

Quantifi Risk is an award winning turn-key trading and risk management system for OTC products. It is uniquely designed to provide next-generation valuation, trade processing, risk management, and interactive reporting. Easy to install and intuitive to use, Quantifi Risk provides an open, scalable system that automates the day-to-day valuation and risk management process. Based on our market leading models, Quantifi Risk delivers timely, accurate and comprehensive risk management.

"We are delighted that Channel Capital has chosen to significantly increase their use of Quantifi,” said Rohan Douglas, CEO of Quantifi. “This clearly highlights our commitment to working closely with clients in delivering innovative solutions. Quantifi’s deep domain expertise combined with unparalleled customer service has characterised our relationship with Channel Capital. To have the opportunity to extend the product scope with the implementation of Quantifi Risk is invaluable in demonstrating just how flexible and scalable the product truly is.”

 


 

About Channel Capital Advisors LLP

Channel Capital Advisors LLP is a UK based investment management firm focusing on the management of portfolio credit transactions and structured finance activities. It was established in late 2006 by a number of leading credit risk management professionals and a consortium of European commercial banks to provide credit risk management services. In 2007, Channel Capital Advisors LLP established Channel Capital Plc, an Irish based Operating Company, following the placement of its debt securities to pension fund, insurance company, government, and bank investors globally. Notwithstanding difficult credit market conditions, Channel Capital Advisors LLP has successfully originated and now manages over USD 10 billion of conservatively structured portfolio credit transactions.

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