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Content tagged with Risk Management posted in September 2010
Office of Financial Research: Essential? Folly? Or Both?
Commentary  |  9/30/2010  | 
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform Act created the Office of Financial Research to help the U.S. Treasury assess banks' risk. But achieving that goal may require an act of God.
Get Ready for FinReg's Systems Bonanza
Commentary  |  9/30/2010  | 
The new Frank-Dodd Financial Reform law will result in a potential universe of 24 new regulatory systems, including platforms for reporting, compliance and risk.
Wolters Kluwer Acquires Risk Management Firm FRSGlobal
News  |  9/23/2010  | 
FRSGlobal's solutions enable international financial institutions to centralize multi-country risk and regulatory reporting, and address major financial regulatory, compliance and risk management requirements globally.
RBC Capital Market' Global Arbitrage Trading Group Picks Thomson Reuters for Risk Aggregation
News  |  9/23/2010  | 
The bank's proprietary trading unit will leverage Thomson Reuters' TopOffice to manage all risk exposures across the Global Arbitrage Group strategies on an intraday basis.
WallachBeth Capital Chooses TAG for TCA
News  |  9/23/2010  | 
The institutional broker will use TAG's advanced TCA to monitor execution quality in exchange-listed options and ETFs on behalf of clients.
HSBC Goes Live With Liquidity Risk Calculation From FinArch
News  |  9/22/2010  | 
The solution provides HSBC with a common data architecture in which to store, manage and enrich data from all parts of the business, according to a release.
Rethinking Our Markets
Commentary  |  9/20/2010  | 
How do we create a market that doesn't fold under duress?
The Key to Understanding Systemic Risk: Data Driven Analytics
News  |  9/20/2010  | 
When addressing systemic risk, firms need to increase market transparency and accuracy of data while preserving anonymity and security.
The New Wall Street
News  |  9/20/2010  | 
Heightened attention to risk, the growing role of central counterparties for OTC derivatives and a new breed of independent proprietary trading firms are just a few of the things changing life on the Street.
Deutsche Borse Group Supports EC's Proposed Regs for OTC Derivatives
News  |  9/16/2010  | 
Agrees with obligation to clear OTC derivatives trades via CCPs and need to establish trade repositories in the EU, but stresses need for harmonization between European initiatives and U.S. Frank-Dodd Act.
Jakarta Futures Exchange Went Live with Trayport System for Commodities Trading
News  |  9/10/2010  | 
Jakarta Futures Exchange has integrated the Trayport GlobalVision Exchange Trading system with 3i Infotech's surveillance and risk management system.
SuperDerivatives Hires Sean Carnahan to Head Up Commodities and Energy Division
News  |  9/8/2010  | 
Cites demand for independent, management and revaluation tools in commodities and derivatives markets.
MPS Capital to Clear Interest Rate Swaps Through SwapClear
News  |  9/8/2010  | 
MPS Capital Services announced that it signed an agreement to clear interest rate swaps on LCH.Clearnet’s SwapClear service through Barclays Capital.
PR Firm Cognito Launches Analytics Service Enabling Financial Firms To Track Media Profile
News  |  9/8/2010  | 
The service gathers and analyzes information from relevant financial media and grades the information so that users can see the level and quality of their profile in the market, the impact of their news and messaging, how they compare to competitors and what they could be doing to improve.
SIX x-clear and LCH.Clearnet Publish Documentation About Interoperability
News  |  9/7/2010  | 
The documentation supports transparency and promotes understanding of how the two clearing houses interoperate to serve the London Stock Exchange and SIX Swiss Exchange.

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