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The Derivatives Market ‘X Factor’
Much ink has been spilled over the sunsetting of the London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) and its replacement (in U.S. dollars) by the Secured Overnight Funding Rate (SOFR). In this Treasury & Risk article, we address some of the big unknowns in the transition from LIBOR to SOFR. Download
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Zafin, the Vancouver fintech that helps banks fight off digital rivals, makes acquisition and eyes 2023 IPO
Zafin, the world’s leading SaaS cloud-native product and pricing platform, has acquired FINCAD. In this article, featured on The Globe and Mail, details of the transaction are discussed, including how the deal will enable Zafin to offer expanded analytics capabilities to its 30 bank customers.
January 24, 2022
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Lending & Libor: The Consumer Pain Point
As impediments to the benchmark transition fall away, costs and impacts at the consumer level are still to be determined. Jonathan Rosen, PhD of FINCAD explains how you can prepare in this article featured on GARP.
October 29, 2021
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Libor Transition Lingers for EU Business Lines with US Dollar and Yen Exposures
In this article featured on EU Business, FINCAD’s Jonathan Rosen, PhD, discusses how foreign Libor benchmarks may continue to impact European firms over the next several years.
August 23, 2021
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Podcast: Social Media and the Stock Market
Eric Dye of the Enterprise Podcast Network interviews Mark D'Arcy, FINCAD CEO and President. The GameStop run-up has shown us that social media and easy access to the marketplace can create risk for retail investors and some level of havoc for the marketplace in general. In this podcast, Mark D’Arcy describes the need for creating regulatory “guard rails” for investing.
August 4, 2021
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Navigating Financial Rough Seas
Confidence in one’s robust analytics is critical whether you’re racing sailboats or navigating financial waters. But it is imperative that to achieve good risk management you don’t solely follow the numbers. Whatever is happening on "deck" can often be at odds with what the computer says is happening. That’s when experience and judgement play critical roles in achieving winning results.
June 28, 2021
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