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FINCAD 2021 Women in Finance Scholarship Now Accepting Applications
I am excited to announce that today we begin accepting applications for FINCAD’s 2021 Women in Finance Scholarship! This scholarship acknowledges outstanding women aspiring to advance their education with the goal of pursuing a career in financial asset management, market risk management or derivatives finance within the capital markets. At FINCAD, we take immense pride in helping accelerate the
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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
April 6, 2021
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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?
In a few short weeks, we will be kicking off our 2021 Women in Finance Scholarship application process. This scholarship acknowledges outstanding women aspiring to advance their education with the goal of pursuing a career in financial asset management, market risk management and derivatives finance within the capital markets. At FINCAD, we take immense pride in helping accelerate the winner’s successful path into the financial industry.
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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