Trading system of the year: Hummingbird, Royal Bank of Scotland

Risk awards 2011


The structured products market has developed into an arms race where banks vie with each other to offer the fastest, most efficient and user-friendly technology, backed by the most competitive prices across the broadest range of instruments. Getting a nose out in front of rivals can lead to big business gains, so having the best distribution mechanism is crucial.

This focus on delivery has been driven by new investor habits since the crisis. Rather than turn to complex financial engineering

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here