Thinking Derivatively - June 2018 Issue


Blockchain in the Derivatives Market: Not to Be Dismissed

Blockchain presents particularly compelling opportunities to the derivatives market. Blockchain technology could reinvent existing market infrastructures, eliminate certain intermediaries, produce efficiencies, reduce transaction processing errors, and result in cost savings. Explore blockchain's applicability to the derivatives market in this blog.



Fintech Perspectives | Avoiding Common Pitfalls on the Path to Digital Transformation

Recent years of fintech innovation have ushered in a new era for the capital markets. As a result, many institutions across the globe find themselves in the midst of a digital transformation initiative or on the brink of launching one. However, all transformation initiatives—digital or otherwise—are costly and risky. This presentation outlines some practical insights, principles and techniques for successfully planning and executing a transformation journey.

Research & Innovation | Putting Quantitative Innovation into Focus for XVAs

Managing xVAs is very complex. That is why quantitative innovation is critical to supporting the financial industry as it faces a host of conceptual difficulties when addressing xVAs and the new trading realities. This blog addresses the growing complexity of xVAs and how the world’s leading quantitative minds are solving for them. You can also access an insightful presentation on MVA calculations, algorithmic differentiation and CVA Greeks.

Join Us at NEXT 2018 - October 23 & 24

Registration for NEXT 2018, Numerix’s Global User Conference, will open soon! This will be your opportunity to discover innovative technologies for trading and risk, learn about industry trends, access multiple workshops on different topics, and connect with the Numerix community. Stay up to date with conference details at NEXT 2018—it will be bigger and better than ever! To be held at the Doral Arrowwood in Rye Brook, NY.

Industry Awards | Participate in the 16th Annual Waters Technology Rankings

Waters Technology, the media/news company that covers trading technology in the capital markets, is hosting its Waters Rankings 2018 and its reader survey is now open. Cast your votes by June 8 and help choose the winning financial services solutions and technology providers!

Upcoming Events and Webinars

June 13th | Webinar: Roundtable Discussion - The 'State of the State' of XVA Front Office Risk Management

June 21st | Future Investor Forum 2018, Hong Kong

June 28th | Webinar: A Competitive Edge in OTC E-Trading: Next-Generation Technology Capable of Delivering Tomorrow's Systems Today

Please visit Numerix Events & Webinars for more information.


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