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FINCAD Announces Mark D’Arcy as President and Chief Executive Officer
Vancouver, BC - January 12, 2021: FINCAD, a pioneer in providing pricing, modeling and risk analytics, today announced the appointment of finance risk management veteran, Mark D’Arcy, as President and Chief Executive Officer. D’Arcy previously served in the same position in an interim capacity. “Mark is the right person to lead FINCAD as we embark on an exciting year of product enhancements that
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FINCAD Helps Investment Firms Overcome Market Challenges with New F3 WorkStation
FINCAD Helps Investment Firms Overcome Market Challenges with New F3 WorkStation
Enhanced valuation and risk solution enables more sophisticated investment strategies Vancouver – July 13, 2016 – FINCAD, the leading provider of sophisticated valuation and risk analytics for multi-asset derivatives portfolios, today announced that it has added powerful enhancements to F3, its advanced valuation and risk solution. Central to these enhancements are a straightforward interface and
July 13, 2016
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Derivatives Arms Race May Lead to Exotics Rebirth
Derivatives Arms Race May Lead to Exotics Rebirth
Banks are making a dash for faster methods to calculate derivatives prices, in a move that may presage the return of exotic derivatives that have disappeared since the financial crisis. Many of the complex and multi-layered derivatives sold before 2007 are no longer economic because of the need to factor in the cost of funding, collateral, counterparty risk and regulatory capital.
May 10, 2016
Fincad News
The Benefits of Building on Bought Services
The Benefits of Building on Bought Services
It’s a common conundrum. Tech leaders at financial organizations often grapple with the decision of whether to build trading and risk systems in-house, or turn to vendors with off-the-shelf products that meet their requirements. Traditionally, tier one sell-side institutions–the ones with access to the largest IT budgets–have opted to build technology internally to maintain full control over their
May 4, 2016
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FINCAD Names Parisa Golbayani Recipient of 2016 Women in Finance Scholarship
FINCAD Names Parisa Golbayani Recipient of 2016 Women in Finance Scholarship
FINCAD named Parisa Golbayani the recipient of its 2016 Women in Finance Scholarship. Golbayani will receive $10,000 to apply towards pursuing her PhD in Financial Engineering at the Stevens Institute of Technology. FINCAD's annual scholarship program is aimed at encouraging and supporting exceptional women in finance, particularly in the areas of derivatives and financial risk management. This
April 7, 2016
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Are Your Holiday Calendars Costing You Money?
Are Your Holiday Calendars Costing You Money?
As a buy- or sell-side firm, you may not be thinking about some of the more detailed aspects of managing your investment portfolio, like for example, how your trade calendar and particularly holidays are treated in your analytics system. But the truth is that getting holiday conventions right is crucially important to helping you accurately price trades. Glen Goodvin, PhD, Senior Quantitative
March 30, 2016
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