Collateral Management

Featured image for “Ukraine war puts major dent in derivative margin costs, new research”

May 20, 2022 - Editor

Ukraine war puts major dent in derivative margin, with firms having to find new sources of financing or reducing their positions in order to meet

Featured image for “Baton Systems adds LCH SA to its expanding CCP network”

May 20, 2022 - Editor

The addition of LCH SA means Clearing Members can now automate and optimise collateral movements across a substantial proportion of their collateral holdings

Featured image for “Hedge funds face a “perfect storm” of increased margin”

April 7, 2022 - Editor

A new report explains that Hedge funds face a “perfect storm” of increased margin requirements. Hedge funds risk being caught in Phase 6 of the Uncleared

Featured image for “CloudMargin Named Collateral Management and Optimisation Product of the Year in 2022 Risk Markets Technology Awards”

February 22, 2022 - Editor

CloudMargin, creator of the world’s first and only collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, today captured the award for Collateral Management and Optimisation

Featured image for “Cassini Systems Named Best UMR Service of the Year in Risk Markets Technology Awards 2022”

February 21, 2022 - Editor

Cassini Systems, the leading provider of pre- and post-trade margin and collateral analytics for derivatives market participants and specialist in Uncleared Margin Rules (UMR) compliance,

Featured image for “Peer Joost Appointed CEO of DIGITEC”

January 19, 2022 - Editor

DIGITEC, the global standard for FX Swaps and NDF pricing and data, today announced that Peer Joost has been appointed as CEO. Previously Peer was COO at

Featured image for “VERMEG’s COLLINE Collateral Suite Adds New Margin Analytics Capabilities from Cassini Systems”

January 7, 2022 - Editor

VERMEG, a specialized software house providing Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance and Digital solutions, and Cassini Systems, have partnered to assist financial institutions in complying with

Featured image for “UMR Backtesting isn’t going away”

January 6, 2022 - Editor

Despite the hopes of the market, the need to backtest your margin requirements is unlikely to be dropped from European regulations. What does this mean

Featured image for “Sell-side targets greater automation in derivatives reconciliations”

November 18, 2021 - Editor

Lack of data standardisation, outdated software and fragmented data sources are the biggest barriers to efficiency in derivatives post-trade reconciliation, a study by Acuiti has

Featured image for “FIA Releases Blueprint To Modernize Trading Processes”

November 3, 2021 - Editor

FIA have released a report calling on participants in the futures and options industry to work together on a major initiative to improve the efficiency of