Awards, Press releases

OpenGamma Wins FOW International Award for Best New Collateral Management Product

OpenGamma has won "Best New Product in Collateral Management" in the 2014 FOW International Awards for The OpenGamma Platform for Margining. Organized by Futures & Options World, the FOW International Awards recognize the very best in the global derivatives industry.
Press releases

OpenGamma Names Mark Beeston as Chairman; Appoints Former SunGard CEO Cristobal Conde as Non-Executive Director

Mark Beeston has been appointed as Chairman of the OpenGamma Board of Directors. OpenGamma also appointed Cristobal Conde, former CEO of SunGard, to its board.
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.