Collateral Management

Articles

Cassini SIMM Webinar
21 Jun 2019 — Bill Hodgson

IM & SIMM should now be part of front office decision making, and long-term portfolio management.  Our panel intends to discuss the extent to which initial margin should be part of all trading and portfolio decisions.  For UMR firms who are above the average notional threshold but potentially beneath the 50mm IM threshold on a relationship, can scale down their compliance plans. But, knowing the amount of IM needs work and managing the IM amount isn’t simple.

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08 Jun 2021 — Deputy Editor

Quantile Technologies (Quantile), a leading provider of multilateral optimisation services, has been recognised as the Best OTC Derivatives Margining Solution at the FTF News Technology Innovation Awards 2021. The awards celebrate firms, industry bodies and regulators that have made significant strides in operational excellence during the past year.

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Substantive research ESG data providers
07 Jun 2021 — Deputy Editor

Substantive Research,  the research discovery and research spend analytics provider for the buy-side, announced the launch of the latest function to be added to its offering for Asset Managers – the inclusion of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) data providers.

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Cassini Case Study
26 Apr 2021 — Liam Huxley

In this Cassini case study as we make our way into the depths of 2021, Investment Managers and the wider buy-side community who trade any derivatives now have to consider their Initial Margin, Variation Margin, cash buffers, eligible collateral, and funding costs. Tying all these elements back into a true cost of trade to ensure Best Execution is a challenge for any firm.

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Helen Nicol
14 Apr 2021 — Bill Hodgson

Helen Nicol has joined CloudMargin after serving for over 14 years as Global Product Director for Lombard Risk, which was acquired by VERMEG in 2018.

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22 Mar 2021 — Bill Hodgson

The European Supervisory Authorities has published three Joint Questions and Answers on RTS 2016/2251 on bilateral margin requirements under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation.

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17 Feb 2021 — Liam Huxley

Understanding and monitoring the Average Aggregate Notional Amount (AANA) calculations as early as possible can provide firms caught by the Uncleared Margin Rules (UMR), with an opportunity to reduce business costs and optimize trading exposure, according to Cassini’s CEO and founder, Liam Huxley.

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05 Feb 2021 — Bill Hodgson

VERMEG is pleased to announce that our Colline solution has won the Risk Market Technology Award for Collateral Management and Optimization Product of the Year. This is an annual ranking of technology solutions in the derivatives and risk management industry.

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28 Jan 2021 — Liam Huxley

Download our latest guide, as we showcase how your firm can turn the UMR delay into an opportunity with AANA Monitoring and Optimization Strategies in 2021.

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05 Jan 2021 — Bill Hodgson

The OTC Space talked to Helen Nicol from Vermeg Systems about their new Colline in the Cloud platform. The inteview covers these questions:

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14 Dec 2020 — Bill Hodgson

Buy-side derivatives market participants are now able to fully outsource their entire non-cleared margin workflow, via the market's first end-to-end collateral solution developed by BNY Mellon.

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24 Nov 2020 — Bill Hodgson

Join State Street, Margin Reform and Cassini Systems as they delve into the world of Collateral Optimization; From Buzzword to Reality. 

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10 Nov 2020 — Bill Hodgson

CloudMargin, creator of the world’s first and only collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, has once again won the award for Best Buy-Side Collateral Management Tool at the 14th annual Buy-Side Technology Awards, hosted by WatersTechnology in a virtual ceremony on Friday. This marked the company’s fifth win in the category.

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