In the press

The risks in CCPs and central clearing

“One thing that is fashionable to talk about, but I do not think is talked about in the right way, is liquidity risk,” explains Mas Nakachi, CEO of OpenGamma.

In the press

Margin Calculations, Regulation and CCPs – An Interview with OpenGamma’s Mas Nakachi

The notion of placing clearing houses at the centre of financial markets, as risk concentrators, is untested. What are the risks inherent in this model, what impact is regulation having, and how are margin calculations being handled by clearing members?

In the press

Cutting Edge intro: maths versus machine

Maths or magic? The super-fast Greeks calculation method that could potentially revolutionise the way calculations are performed across multiple areas.

In the press

The 2014 tech 50: Moving out of the lab and into the cloud

This year's financial technology professionals bring a Silicon Valley sensibility to Wall Street, Main Street and worlds beyond.

In the press

FN Fintech 40: Innovators shaping the future of finance

With ever-increasing attention being paid to the fintech world, these are the companies looking to overhaul the way financial institutions and their clients operate. (Registration required)

In the press

CCPS BUILD OUT RISK TECHNOLOGY

Clearinghouses aren’t much different from other large financial organizations, in that they are have siloes of products, each with their own risk management systems. Tying those systems together can present a logistical nightmare.

In the press

OpenGamma Hires LCH.Clearnet's Ait Si Brahim

OpenGamma has made a number of new hires in its London office to support development of its margining platform. Ait Si Brahim joins from European clearinghouse LCH Clearnet, where he served for three years as head of risk technology.

Press releases

OpenGamma Hires Risk Technology Veteran to Executive Team

OpenGamma has hired Mohamed Ait Si Brahim as Vice President of Engineering. In this new role, Ait Si Brahim will focus on further improving OpenGamma’s engineering practices, ongoing product development and client project delivery.
Events

International Derivatives Expo 2014

10-11 June, London - 2014 will be an important year for cross-border rules as Europe becomes the next frontier in global regulation. Join OpenGamma, FIA and FIA Europe to discuss current issues, network with colleagues and meet with exhibitors to see the latest industry technology.
In the press

Sell-Side Technology Awards 2014: Best Sell-Side Market Risk Product - OpenGamma

Great outcomes are sometimes born of the unexpected. That truism is arguably more pertinent to OpenGamma, and its Platform for Margining offering—this year’s market risk award recipient—than any other category winner in the Sell-Side Technology Awards.