- Quantifi selected to support ICGs new investment strategies and growth across new asset classes
- Satisfies need for accurate, transparent analytics and detailed reporting
- Rapid implementation with advanced future-proof technology
London and New York (9th December 2014) - Quantifi, a specialist provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions today announced that Intermediate Capital Group (ICG), a specialist asset manager with €13.7 billion under management, has selected Quantifi to support new investment strategies and growth across new asset classes.
To satisfy the increasing demands of both clients and industry regulators, asset management firms are re-inventing their approach to risk management. There is a greater focus on accurate analytics and more detailed risk analysis to help enhance performance, strengthen risk and improve operational controls. Buy-side firms are increasingly relying on Quantifi for accurate and sophisticated analytics across a growing range of asset classes.
“Asset Management firms operate in an increasingly complex, multifaceted and fast changing environment, therefore, the ability to better understand the relationship between risk and return is important.”
Roland Jordan, Head of EMEA Sales, Quantifi
“Asset Management firms operate in an increasingly complex, multifaceted and fast changing environment, therefore, the ability to better understand the relationship between risk and return is important. In this environment firms are motivated to find a solution that can bring efficiencies to their business, help adapt risk management strategies more dynamically and a flexible technology architecture that can cater to their changing requirements,” states Roland Jordan, Head of EMEA Sales, Quantifi. “Our blend of fast, new technology with mature functionality positions Quantifi as the natural solution for buy-side firms," continues Roland.
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 PMS/OMS platform. As well as supporting all regulatory and industry practices such as EMIR and MiFID II, 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.
Rohan Douglas, CEO, Quantifi, comments, "We are delighted that ICG has decided to partner with Quantifi. This is another example of how buy-side firms are increasingly relying on Quantifi to help support their analytic and risk management needs. The popularity of our solution is tied to our modern technology, proven market leading models and exceptional customer support. Adding ICG as a client adds to the strong growth we’ve experienced this year.”
Founded in 1989, ICG are a specialist asset manager with €18 billion under management. ICG works with businesses to develop capital solutions tailored around specific requirements. For over 25 years, they have been structuring bespoke solutions that can include senior and sub-ordinated debt, as well as equity and a breadth of investment solutions to meet refinancing or acquisition objectives.
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