Société Générale and Calyon have signed an agreement to merge their futures and options brokerages, Fimat and Calyon Financial.
Paris-based banks Calyon and Société Générale confirmed they plan to merge their futures and options brokering subsidiaries, Calyon Financial and Fimat.
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Fimat Group, the brokerage arm of SG, has launched the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Median (FVAM) to represent the performance of various funds following volatility arbitrage strategies, reports Risknews ' sister publication FX Week .
Broker Fimat’s UK trading arm is the first European customer for the Hybrid Trading System (HyTS), a joint offering from Belzberg Technologies and the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), reports Risk's sister publication Trading Technology Week...
Fimat, the retail brokerage arm of French bank Société Générale, has launched a new over-the-counter brokerage service in Japan offering Nikkei options and single stock options.
Fimat Group, the brokerage arm of French investment bank SG, is developing new exchange-related foreign exchange futures contracts in eastern Europe to widen its currency product portfolio for its institutional client base.
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.