New regulation, combined with recent market volatility, has caused margin requirements for Hedge Funds to spike resulting in even higher levels of encumbered cash.
OpenGamma turns margin management into competitive advantage, providing a full solution that helps treasury and operations teams to manage margin proactively.
“We’ve been looking at technology solutions that can help us to adapt the processes we use for financing and cash management, OpenGamma’s solution gives us unique coverage for the products we trade, and it will add efficiency to our trading operations.”
Reconcile positions and margin requirements to reduce operational overheads and errors.
Find a more efficient way to take the same market position with lower use of capital through position or risk transfers.
Calculate margin requirements, funding costs, fees and commissions for new trades across exchanges and clearers, to minimize the costs of trading.
Over the last decade, so-called ‘active treasury management’ has been pioneered by a handful of the top fixed income funds. In these firms, treasury also works closely with the CRO to enhance the liquidity of the fund and improve the firm’s ability to handle redemptions without liquidating positions – even in stressed and volatile markets.