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News & Commentary
Content tagged with Risk Management posted in September 2008
Derivix Chosen for Goldman Trading Platform
News  |  9/30/2008  | 
Derivix to provide exclusive options pricing and analytics integration with Goldman Sachs' electronic trading platform.
Lehman's US Equity Trading and Research Relaunched under Barclays Capital Brand
News  |  9/30/2008  | 
Barclays Capital relaunches US Equity Trading and Research now including Lehman assets
The New Business of Collateral Management
Commentary  |  9/30/2008  | 
The recent collapse of many financial services firms has been a wake-up call for others, and you can be sure that each and every buy- and sell-side firm has increased its vigilance of existing trading relationships, reevaluating all of its counterparty’s creditworthiness and reexamining the rationale of even the smallest trading relationships.
The New Wall Street (Halloween Comes Early)
Commentary  |  9/30/2008  | 
What will the future entail and how will Nicholas-Applegate change its trading to adapt to the new environment?
Lehman Subsidiary Townsend Sees Opportunity in Barclays Acquisition
Commentary  |  9/23/2008  | 
Townsend's CEO discusses the opportunities that lie ahead for RealTick under a new parent company.
Eight Ways the Wall Street Upheaval Will Impact the Buy Side
Commentary  |  9/23/2008  | 
Although asset managers have remained relatively unscathed by the turmoil that has rocked their sell-side peers, new research from TowerGroup finds that the unprecedented restructuring underway on Wall Street will have major and lasting impact on the investment management business.
Will the Buy Side Shift Trading Relationships to Agency Brokers?
News  |  9/23/2008  | 
As Bulge Brackets Pull Back on Liquidity, Agency Brokers and Super Regional Banks Step up to the Plate
So Where Did Risk Management Go Wrong?
News  |  9/23/2008  | 
Who dropped the ball? Risk managers? Traders? Executives? Regulators? Unfortunately, the answer isn't simple.
11 Steps to Data Center Design
News  |  9/18/2008  | 
The right infrastructure aligns processing demands with resources.
Markets Will Recover from Financial Crisis, says Aite Group Founder Sang Lee (VIDEO)
News  |  9/18/2008  | 
Sang Lee, founder of Aite Group, talks to WS&T editor-in-chief Greg MacSweeney about this weeks’ events on Wall Street, and how firms can recover from the crisis and move forward...
Merrill Lynch’s Makeover: BofA Will Lower Risk Profile, According to TowerGroup’s Hegarty
News  |  9/17/2008  | 
Bank gets wealth management technology and position in electronic trading space.
Latest Dow Jones Product Integration Keeps Users Informed
News  |  9/17/2008  | 
Dow Jones' business research technology and personalized content arms users with the news and intelligence needed to excel in building business relationships.
Traders Moved Credit Derivatives Positions Ahead of Lehman's Bankruptcy
News  |  9/16/2008  | 
Industry uses complex novation process via e-mail to transfer counterparty risk.
The Difference Between Merrill and Lehman
Commentary  |  9/16/2008  | 
John Jay, senior analyst at Aite Group Reacts to Lehman's bankruptcy filing and Merrill's sale to Bank of America
Muriel Siebert Says Regulators Must End Systemic Crisis
Commentary  |  9/16/2008  | 
Siebert says we are witnessing a sea change that if properly regulated could see restoration of confidence, and if ignored could turn into a historic financial disaster.
More Rationalization Ahead
Commentary  |  9/15/2008  | 
BIDS Trading CEO Responds to Lehman, Merrill News
Lehman, Merrill, and Bear — Oh My
Commentary  |  9/15/2008  | 
Assessing the fallout as well as the future of the banking industry can help us return to a healthier place.
Counterparty Risk Is a Top Concern in the Wake of the Credit Crisis
Commentary  |  9/15/2008  | 
Buy-side firms have shifted their attention to counterparty risk in the wake of Bear Stearns and now they are focusing on credit default swaps.
How Not to Build a Wall Street Data Center
News  |  9/15/2008  | 
The dos and don'ts of state-of-the-art data center design.
Next-Generation Data Centers: Wall Street Keeps Data Centers Lean, Mean and Green
News  |  9/15/2008  | 
Wall Street firms have to make smart technology and design choices to optimize data center performance and minimize latency while remaining lean and green. Colocation, remote data center management, ultra-virtualization and new cooling technology are among the latest techniques for achieving this balance.
Omgeo Acquires Allustra and Launches Integrated Derivatives Product Line
News  |  9/15/2008  | 
Combined collateral management and derivatives reconciliation offering helps clients mitigate counterparty risk.
Broadridge Adds SAP System Interface to its SWIFT Service Bureau for Corporates
News  |  9/12/2008  | 
Broadridge Financial Solutions offers interface service.
Rosenthal Collins Group Implements GL Trade for FX Risk
News  |  9/3/2008  | 
Rosenthal Collins Group recently went live with GL Trade's Aspen product for its institutional group's FX trading risk management operations.
China Development Industrial Bank Outsources Trading Desk to Derivatives.com
News  |  9/2/2008  | 
Picks ASP-based solution for opening new multi-strategy, global macro trading desk
Measurisk Joins JPMorgan’s Alternative Investment Services
News  |  9/2/2008  | 
Former Bear Stearns risk analytics affiliate Measurisk will provide risk transparency and measurement capabilities to institutional investors.

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