Playing catch-up

Automated settlement


When a market such as credit derivatives explodes, everyone wants to seize the opportunity and maximise trading. The front office tends to move fast and has a battery of technology to speed pricing, execution and risk management – usually all electronic and highly automated. But the back office often operates as if it were in a different era. Processes such as confirmation are, in many cases, still paper-based and manual. As a result, confirmation and settlement can take days or weeks, with the

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Next-generation technologies and the future of trading

At a webinar in association with capital markets technology provider Numerix, panellists discuss the potential for increased adoption of the public cloud to boost investment performance, its impact on risk management and overcoming barriers to…

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