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Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:27

Professor Riccardo Rebonato, a specialist in interest rate risk modelling with applications to bond portfolio management and fixed-income derivatives pricing, has joined EDHEC-Risk Institute. He has also joined the EDHEC Faculty. »

Options deploys Fortinet to enhance email and network security

Options deploys Fortinet to enhance email and network security

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:26

Options, a managed service and IT infrastructure provider to the global capital markets industry, has selected Fortinet to optimise key aspects of the firm’s email and network security, and enable enhanced cybersecurity capabilities for client firms.  »

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Mock audits can help hedge funds improve their cyber preparedness

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 12:28

Both the National Futures Association (NFA) and the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) are becoming increasingly active in assessing the ‘cyber preparedness’ of registered investment advisers, using specialist IT teams to conduct audits.  »

Hedgeweek Special Report: Practical Steps to Becoming Cyber Secure

Hedgeweek Special Report: Practical Steps to Becoming Cyber Secure – by James Williams, Editor

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 10:25

This report outlines the main talking points from a recent cybersecurity panel event, where experts provided four core principles which fund managers should consider to create a viable cyber threat program. »

Imagine Software reveals clients’ most popular risk apps

Imagine Software reveals clients’ most popular risk apps

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:37

Imagine Software, a provider of front-to-back office risk and portfolio management to asset managers, investment banks, prime brokers, hedge funds, and institutional investors, has revealed that more than 85 per cent of its clients are using apps or leveraging their financial platform to gain an edge in the market or to streamline operations. »

HazelTree names Sameer Shalaby as President and Chief Executive Officer

HazelTree names Sameer Shalaby as President and Chief Executive Officer

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:23

HazelTree, a provider of integrated treasury management solutions has named hedge fund industry veteran Sameer Shalaby as the company’s president, chief executive officer and board director.  »

CFTC issues proposed amendment to 2013 Final Order regarding RTOs and ISOs

CFTC issues proposed amendment to 2013 Final Order regarding RTOs and ISOs

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:22

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued a proposed amendment to a final order the CFTC issued on 28 March, 2013 that exempted certain specified transactions of six Regional Transmission Organisations and Independent System Operators (RTO-ISO Order) from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) and CFTC regulations. »

Man AHL and the University of Oxford launch centre for machine learning

Man AHL and the University of Oxford launch centre for machine learning

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:18

The Oxford-Man Institute (OMI), an academic institute for research into quantitative finance formed by the University of Oxford and Man Group in 2007, is to expand its focus on machine learning and data analytics. »

Everest Insurance launches Alternative Solution Group

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:42

Everest Re Group has launched the Alternative Solution Group at Everest Specialty Underwriters, offering transactional risk insurance as well as professional and management liability insurance on both a primary and excess basis to private equity firms and hedge funds. »

DTCC signs MoU on cooperation with KRX

DTCC signs MoU on cooperation with KRX

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:29

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) and the Korea Exchange (KRX), the sole securities and derivatives exchange operator in South Korea, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate with each other on a Trade Repository (TR) solution in Korea. »

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