Emerging Trends in the Global Buy-Side Community
Market reforms have resulted in deep and ongoing structural changes to the markets. While the changes have brought about challenges, they have also ushered in opportunities. The key to success will be the speed with which firms are able to adapt their business models and process to align with these changes.

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  • Regulatory reforms reshaping financial markets
  • Key market drivers and their implications on the global financial community
  • New business strategies and models used to improve controls, transparency and returns
  • Modernising business processes and technology to ensure higher levels of operational excellence and efficiency


  • Petal Walker, Chief Counsel, CFTC
  • John Kiff, Senior Financial Sector Expert, IMF
  • Sol Steinberg, Founding Partner, OTC Partners
  • Avadhut Naik, Head of Product, Quantifi



Buy-Side System Requirements

In the last few years, the financial markets have undergone a dramatic change. While some of this is down to natural evolution, much of the change can be directly attributed to new rules introduced in the wake of the 2007 crisis. Regulators, legislators and central bank governors have been determined to avert another bubble bursting or an unexpected event that could threaten markets.


Buy-Side Risk Analytics, Chartis RiskTech Quadrant®

In response to the financial crisis, global regulators unleashed a tsunami of regulatory guidance, initiatives, standards, and rules, including Basel 2.5, 3, MIFID, EMIR, MIFIR, IOSCO, Solvency II, CRD IV, UCITS, AIFMD, and the Dodd-Frank Act, which alone includes over 2,000 pages of rules and 16 major areas of reform.These regulations and the shifts in markets have hit buy-side firms as much as their sell-side counterparts and have created considerable uncertainty.


Quantifi has been positioned as ‘Category Leader’ in the Chartis RiskTech Quadrant for Buy Side Risk Analytics

As cited by Chartis, buy-side firms are witnessing a rapidly changing operating environment and need to not only comply with regulations but also adapt to a new marketplace. Quantifi’s solution for buy-side analytics is an integrated Portfolio Management Systems (PMS) that delivers cross-asset trading, front-to-back operations, position management, market, credit, counterparty and liquidity risk management, […]

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