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Article: Revising Best Estimates for Libor Benchmark Reform
The impending phaseout of interest rates, Libor and Euribor, is creating major challenges for insurers. FINCAD's Jonathan Rosen, PhD, explains why many firms are turning to modern analytics technology to help them cope with the change. Download the PDF Article:
Article: Revising Best Estimates for Libor Benchmark Reform
Article: IBOR Transition Sparks Search for Deep, Liquid, and Transparent Benchmarks
Article: IBOR Transition Sparks Search for Deep, Liquid, and Transparent Benchmarks
There is a dark cloud hanging over the interest rate benchmark, IBOR. In the wake of IBOR's seeming demise, the search for new benchmarks is already underway. Insurers will need to start preparing now for doing business in an IBOR-free marketplace. Download the PDF Article:
May 13, 2019
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Article: Python – Is the buzz justified?
Article: Python – Is the buzz justified?
Python is rapidly becoming the world’s most popular programming language and its versatility and ease of use has enabled it to achieve widespread adoption in finance, becoming the multipurpose tool of choice for quantitative analysts and other financial technologists. So, why is there so much buzz around Python? Is it really justified? And, more importantly, what are the risks to consider when
October 29, 2018
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Risk.net Special Report: Beyond Libor
Risk.net Special Report: Beyond Libor
Financial markets are sitting on a time bomb. In just over three years’ time, Libor, the rate that underpins $350 trillion of financial contracts could disappear. Whether by choice or by regulatory force, the transition away from discredited Libor rates is something market participants can no longer ignore. This special report, sponsored by FINCAD, offers the perspectives of several industry
October 15, 2018
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FINCAD: Multi-Asset Derivatives Analytics Innovative, integrated and versatile
FINCAD: Multi-Asset Derivatives Analytics Innovative, integrated and versatile
This article, placed in The Hedge Fund Journal, explores how FINCAD is helping financial institutions meet the challenges involved in making good trading and risk management decisions. “In the 1990s, it was quite innovative to value interest rate swaps with an Excel add-in. Today there are many more considerations when managing a multi asset class portfolio, and FINCAD F3 was designed to take on
July 19, 2018
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On the Offensive: Seeking a New Edge, Buy-side Invests in Portfolio and Risk Analytics
On the Offensive: Seeking a New Edge, Buy-side Invests in Portfolio and Risk Analytics
To realize the advantages of a risk-weighted world, buy-side firms are now building a risk foundation that is flexible, open to integration and customizable. This FINCAD-sponsored article discusses this and other buy-side risk trends, referencing new research from Greenwich Associates.
May 8, 2018
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