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FINCAD Recognized (Again!) as a Top Employer
It is my pleasure to report that FINCAD has been recognized as a leading employer in two competitions. FINCAD was named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2021 and a Top Canadian Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) for 2021. BC's Top Employers recognizes the 100 British Columbian employers that lead their industries in offering excellent places to work. FINCAD was recognized for its great work atmosphere
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The Simplicity of Using Python to Unlock FINCAD Analytics
Lately we have been talking a lot about how Python is used to help our clients get quick and simplified access to FINCAD’s powerful analytics. Today we thought we’d show you how the magic happens. In our recently released video, a concrete example demonstrates just how easy it is to set up a trade, in this case an interest rate swap, and value that trade using FINCAD’s Python Analytics. It
April 6, 2021
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FINCAD Now Accepting Applications for its 2019 Women in Finance Scholarship
Women in Finance Past Scholarship Winners: Where are they Now?
March 30, 2021
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Are Japanese Firms Ready to Meet the April 2021 CVA Deadline?
Beginning in April 2021, Japanese financial institutions will be required to calculate and subsequently report credit valuation adjustments (CVA) and debit valuation adjustments (DVA) under new Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) guidelines. While CVA reporting has been in place for many years for international banks, many smaller regional Japanese banks are only now being asked to meet the
February 26, 2021
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Considerations when Adding Equity Volatility Instruments to Your Portfolio
Markets across the world were rocked last year by the COVID-19 pandemic. Between February and March of 2020 tumbling equity markets combined with high correlations hit issuers of structured equity products especially hard. In particular, a number of European “Blue Chips” announced freezes or cuts to their dividend payouts as regulators pressured their respective banking sectors into holding
February 18, 2021
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“pip install fincad_analytics”
According to the TIOBE’s Programming Language index, Python made a positive move in 2020, with its overall rating increase, representing the largest gain in popularity in one year in the index. We too are seeing a similar trend echoed in the financial industry as finance professionals look for simple, fast and efficient ways to serve their customers. Over the last year, we have directed our focus
February 17, 2021
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