How can the skill of analysts, who provide forecasts of corporate earnings, be accurately measured?
A new study published by risk consulting firm Raging Torrents International concludes that vendor risk is very high in the operational risk technology area, and notes that the environment for financial institution spending on op risk vendor solutions...
The improving economy has resulted in liquidations in fixed income and currency markets
laws halving minimum investment to e500,000 to widen audience
Now that the financial community has finally become comfortable with derivatives, the next challenge is to trade these instruments using STP methods. STPforum reports
Storage needs were already estimated to be growing 50 percent a year. Now, add industry regulations, and firms are looking to get creative with storage technology.
To meet investor and regulator concerns, many hedge funds must provide more transparency--while still keeping their strategies close to the vest.
Half of the time it now takes for Evergreen Investments to restore its data in its offsite data center is spent driving to the disaster recovery site.
There is a wide choice of products now available specifically targeted at the hedge fund sector
Dr. Dean Jovic has been appointed to group managing director of risk management/Basel II, a newly created position at SunGard.