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.
“As the regulatory landscape for margin evolves and we continue to diversify our product range, OpenGamma’s intuitive platform and expertise in margin replication provide a valuable tool to help optimize cash usage in a high cost, low interest rate environment.”
“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.
There are many reasons why firms may look to trade new markets: to diversify risk, increase returns, or on the back of regulation like UMR. Whatever the reason, firms need to be able to manage their liquidity requirements for each new market. Inside, we review the impact of trading new markets on the ability to efficiently and effectively manage your margin requirements.