Introduction

Technology

One of the most exciting things about the derivatives market is the pace of change. Go away on vacation for two weeks, come back and (aside from about 1,000 emails in your in-box) you find that an array of new products and trading ideas has sprung up in your absence.Just spare a thought for the technology vendors. The pace of development, increasing product complexity, growth in volumes and pressure for ever faster pricing means software companies have to constantly be on their toes. Risk ma