StatPro has won the prestigious Buy-Side Technology Award 2014 for the ‘Best buy-side risk management initiative over the last 12 months’. The Risk Limits Monitoring module within StatPro Revolution helps asset managers and hedge funds satisfy the most complex analytical aspects of the UCITS and AIFM regulations.  Read more…

StatPro announced that it has signed an agreement with NICE Pricing and Information (NICE P&I) who will act as a referral partner in Korea. The partnership agreement is the first of its kind in the region and will make StatPro Revolution, a cloud-based portfolio analytics platform offering performance, attribution, compliance and risk analytics available to the growing number of asset managers and institutional investors in the Korean Market. Read more…

From Spotify to Amazon, and Google to Apple, we’ve all heard of the cloud – repeatedly. While adopting the cloud to deliver new features may have become the standard for many consumer-facing industries, we’ve heard time and again that the financial industry has been slow to catch up and has serious concerns regarding cloud deployment.  Read more…

The adoption of cloud-based SaaS (Software As A Service) applications is growing. More and more businesses are seeing the advantages of moving from expensive, in-house hardware and and taking advantage of the flexibility and value offered by the cloud. And there are so many advantages to running SaaS applications from the cloud as part of your work flow. However, some software vendors claim to offer a cloud-based solution when in fact it is just a reworked legacy product, this is termed as ‘cloudwash’. Read more…

While seeking enhanced returns, hedge funds typically employ the use of derivatives across various asset classes. The ever expanding list of derivatives has always presented challenges to vendors in analytics, data-flow and support. When translated to Risk Management solutions, the key question is how to get a flexible risk and analytics framework able to cover derivatives and structured products that may not have even been invented yet?  Read more…