Fitch launches CDS pricing platform

Rating agency Fitch has launched a new platform providing pricing and credit risk analytics for credit default swaps. The Fitch Risk and Performance Platform is an extension of Fitch's market-implied ratings platform. It enables users to review the performance of credits within a portfolio. "A critical added component to the platform is the inclusion of deltas over user-defined time periods," says Jonathan Di Giambattista, senior director at Fitch. "This allows the front- and middle-office funct