Equity derivatives house - Credit Suisse


Credit Suisse was an early mover in risk management, making an assessment of its strategic positioning as far back as April 2007 and reducing its use of risk capital from December of that year. For being nimble and quick to adjust to dislocated markets, Credit Suisse is our equity derivatives house of the year.

“We were one of the first houses to recognise that two things had disappeared. First, liquidity, and second, reinsurance capabilities – tail risk on tail risk,” says Savady Yem, managing