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Alpha Omega, FINCAD sponsor Portfolio-Level Valuation and Risk Measurement Event for Hong Kong Alternative Investment Fund Managers
By Moses To | September 5, 2012

Vancouver, Canada - September 5th, 2012

FINCAD, the leading provider of OTC pricing and risk management solutions, announced today its participation in the Portfolio-Level Valuation and Risk Measurement event sponsored with Ascent Partners and Alpha Omega, to be held on September 7th. Dr. Tony Webb, Director of Analytics at FINCAD, will be one of the presenters discussing portfolio level valuation and risk measurement analysis for alternative investment fund managers.

"The evening will be an informative discussion for those wanting to learn more about getting accurate valuations, as well as obtaining a true understanding about risk exposure of their portfolio," commented Dr. Webb. "Companies need to get a better picture of their portfolio or they will make bad trading decisions, resulting in poor performance results relative to the risk taken."

"We're very pleased to be able to co-sponsor this event with Alpha Omega and Ascent Partners," stated Amar Budhiraja, Director of Strategic Business Development. "Consistently in our annual surveys risk is a critical topic and a challenge for financial professionals in the market and this event is a great opportunity for those in the region to get a more in-depth perspective of the best practices and approaches in managing their portfolio's risk."

FINCAD provides a cross section of products that can be accessed through Excel, MATLAB®, as a Software-as-a-Service or embedded into an existing system through software development kits. Financial professionals in Hong Kong wanting to learn more about FINCAD can visit The event will be held at Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce on September 7th at 6:45pm. For more information, contact


Founded in 1990, FINCAD provides advanced modeling solutions built on award-winning, patent pending technology. With more than 4,000 clients in over 80 countries around the world, FINCAD is the leading provider of financial analytics technology, enabling global market participants to make informed hedging and investment decisions. FINCAD provides software and services supporting the valuation, reporting and risk management of derivatives and fixed income portfolios to banks, corporate treasuries, hedge funds, asset management firms, audit firms, and governments. FINCAD Analytics can be accessed through Excel, MATLAB, as a Software-as-a-Service or embedded into an existing system through software development kits. Now, over 70 FINCAD Alliance Partners embed FINCAD Analytics within their solutions. FINCAD provides sales and client services from Dublin, Ireland, and Vancouver, Canada.

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