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Content tagged with Risk Management posted in November 2011
LotusGroup Improves Data Management In the Cloud
News  |  11/30/2011  | 
LotusGroup Advisors eliminates manual processes and grows assets under management with the help of cloud-based data management solutions.
Next Stop for Dodd-Frank Might Be the Courts
Commentary  |  11/30/2011  | 
Cloud of Uncertainty Over Entire U.S. Financial System
News  |  11/30/2011  | 
A look at the S&P's shock downgrade of major banks worldwide.
U.S Trading Solutions Vendors Zoom Into Australian Market
News  |  11/29/2011  | 
Broadridge and Bloomberg have announced they are making new inroads in the Australian market.
MF Global's Disappearing Cash
Commentary  |  11/29/2011  | 
Although $200 million in cash from MF Global has surfaced at JP Morgan in Britain, customers may never see the money.
Market Message Volume Bursts Increase in Frequency and Severity
Commentary  |  11/29/2011  | 
As market data volumes skyrocket, market participants struggle to handle inceasingly frequent message spikes.
Extreme Volatility Is The New Way For The Markets
News  |  11/28/2011  | 
Volatility is here to stay. But what's driving the market swings?
The Barney Frank Legacy
Commentary  |  11/28/2011  | 
Crazy Market Swings - Inside the New Normal
News  |  11/23/2011  | 
We had better get used to the recent market volatility because the steep swings will be here for a while.
Bank of America Told to Clean Up its Act
News  |  11/23/2011  | 
Regulators have delivered a warning to Bank of America: Clean up your act or face enforcement actions.
Buy-Side Firms Remain Suspicious of High-Frequency Trading
News  |  11/22/2011  | 
A large slice of the buy side remains concerned about interacting with toxic, high-speed order flow. But many firms continue to struggle to find ways to deal with it.
How the Buy Side Can Survive and Thrive Amidst Electronification
News  |  11/18/2011  | 
The electronification of trading has increased the transparency standards to which the buy side is held. Here's a checklist to help firms thrive amidst electronification in the year ahead.
Managing Risk in High-Frequency Trading
News  |  11/17/2011  | 
MF Global Post-Mortem Is Underway
News  |  11/17/2011  | 
Federal prosecutors have issued subpoenas and the trustee charged with recovering the money has hired a team of 200 accountants.
Linedata Teams Up With Interactive Data To Provide More Global Market Data
News  |  11/16/2011  | 
Vendors are seeking more seamless ways of aggregating and presenting data to risk managers.
Pipeline's Bombshell Hurts All Dark Pools
News  |  11/15/2011  | 
Trust in dark pools takes a hit as the SEC charges Pipeline with filling customer orders via an affiliated trading entity rather than by matching them against other customer orders, as advertised.
Does Occupy Wall Street Stand A Chance of Rising Again?
News  |  11/15/2011  | 
A look at what protesters now need to do.
IT Risk Spending In Financial Services To Reach $74 Billion Worldwide by 2015
News  |  11/14/2011  | 
Growth in IT spending on risk management will top 15% of total IT spending in financial services in 2012.
SEC May Ease Hedge Fund Data Rule
News  |  11/14/2011  | 
Bernanke Says The Fed Is Focusing "Intently" On Job Creation
News  |  11/10/2011  | 
Speaking at a rare public forum in front of a military audience, Bernanke recognized that most people feel the recession never ended.
Goldman, Morgan Stanley May Be Next MF Global: Roubini
Commentary  |  11/9/2011  | 
In a series of tweets Monday, Roubini said the government could be forced to bail out systemically important companies once again.
Why Wall Street is So Irresponsible
Commentary  |  11/8/2011  | 
Look at the latest example, MF Global, which imploded due to a combination of a lack of risk controls, improperly supervised trading, and internal politics that permitted over-leveraged, inadequately collateralized trades.
Amazon Looks to Increase Presence in Financial Services Cloud
News  |  11/7/2011  | 
Financial services companies are gradually overcoming psychological hurdles to public cloud, according to Amazon Web Services cloud guru, Adam Selipsky.
Corzine Steps Down, Gensler Swoops In
Commentary  |  11/4/2011  | 
More Jobs, But Still A Big Disappointment
News  |  11/4/2011  | 
The U.S. added 80,000 jobs in October, but that's hardly a dent in the unemployment rate.
Sapient Global Markets To Construct European DataWarehouse
News  |  11/3/2011  | 
The European DataWarehouse will provide a central data repository for asset-backed securities.
The Risks of Jon Corzine
Commentary  |  11/2/2011  | 
Markit Acquires QSG
News  |  11/2/2011  | 
The global financial information provider, known for derivaiives valuations and trade processing, is looking to enter the equities trade analytics business with QSG.
Winter Of Discontent: What Occupy Wall Street Should Really Be About
Commentary  |  11/1/2011  | 
News of MF Global's downfall proves once again that little has changed on Wall Street since the 2008 financial collapse.

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