Join Numerix on Wednesday, February 5th at 10:00am EST for a Webinar focusing on Trends, Tensions & Emerging Transformations driving the Derivative Markets
New York, NY – February 4, 2014 – Numerix (www.numerix.com), the leading provider of cross-asset analytics for derivatives valuations and risk management, will host a complimentary webinar on Wednesday, February 5th at 10:00am EST where special guest Cubillas Ding, Research Director of the Securities and Investments Group at Celent, will present insights on the most important issues and trends driving the derivative markets for 2014. Satyam Kancharla and Jim Jockle of Numerix will join the panel discussion to discuss best practices in coping with some of the key industry changes.
Derivative markets continue to change at a rapid pace. From shifting regulatory requirements and evolving best practices in risk management, to complex new xVA pricing adjustments – the derivatives landscape changed substantially in 2013, and many practitioners are deliberating where they should focus their time and resources in 2014 to stay competitive and maintain profitability in their derivative businesses.
• Progress of the regulatory agenda and emerging new competitive dynamics
o Recap of capital markets regulations
o Their impact on trading firms
• Examining action levers in order to navigate industry changes
o Outline key levers, where firms currently stand, and where they need to be
o Action lever #1: Stress testing (including CCAR)
o Action lever #2: CVA management
o Action lever #3: Capital/RWA management
o Action lever #4: Collateral efficiency
o Action lever #5: Alternative technology delivery models
Attendance is complimentary, Registration is required. REGISTER NOW
Featured Numerix Speakers:
Cubillas Ding, Research Director, Securities and Investments Group, Celent
Cubillas Ding is a research director in Celent's securities and investments practice and is based in the firm's London office. Mr. Ding's expertise lies in global financial markets, securities IT strategy, and enterprise risk management. His research focuses on market risk, credit risk, operational risk, and regulatory compliance, as well as the latest regulatory developments.
Mr. Ding has been widely referenced in the press, including Wall Street & Technology, Risk magazine, and Operational Risk & Compliance.
Before joining Celent, Mr. Ding held positions at Datamonitor as a senior analyst, at Euro RSCG Circle as a business consultant, at Hewlett Packard European Labs & Direct Marketing Association as a lead research analyst, and at Accenture's Financial Services Group as a consultant/manager.
Mr. Ding received a master's degree in international business from the University of Bristol and a B.Sc. in computer science from Monash University in Australia.
Mr. Kancharla is currently the head of Numerix’s Client Solutions Group, which is responsible for Product Management, Financial Engineering and Client Services. Prior to this, he has served in various roles in Quantitative Software Development, Financial Engineering and Pre-Sales at Numerix.
Before joining Numerix in New York, he was the CTO for Numerix Japan LLC in Tokyo, heading the Pre-Sales and Financial Engineering teams for Asia. Earlier in his career, Mr. Kancharla also worked with Merrill Lynch and GE Capital in Quantitative Finance and Product Development roles. He holds an MBA degree, an MSc degree in Applied Statistics and Informatics, a BSc in Mathematics and Computers, and CFA and FRM certifications.
Numerix is the award winning, leading independent analytics institution providing cross-asset solutions for structuring, pre-trade price discovery, trade capture, valuation and portfolio management of derivatives and structured products. Since its inception in 1996, over 700 clients and 75 partners across more than 25 countries have come to rely on Numerix analytics for speed and accuracy in valuing and managing the most sophisticated financial instruments. With offices in New York, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Milan, Stockholm, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, South Korea, India and Australia, Numerix brings together unparalleled expertise across all asset classes and engineering disciplines. For more information please visit www.numerix.com.