Why Asset Managers Should Embrace An API-First Approach

APIs provide many advantages for adopters and are a necessary component of a modern technology stack.

Posted 05.21.18 Fabien Couderc

Is a crisis looming for Argentina?

An impending sense of crisis surrounds Argentina, with the peso’s risk surging to alarming heights, while market risk remains well below record levels.

Posted 05.16.18 Diana Rudean, PhD

Inspire your Investors by Turning Static Risk Reporting into Storytelling

The basic building blocks of risk reporting are the portfolio’s combined exposures to a set of pre-defined (in the case of Fundamental factor models) risk factors.

Posted 05.02.18 Olivier d'Assier

Cloud-Native vs. Cloud-Hosted: How Modern Architecture Makes the Most of Technology

Ten years ago, most financial institutions wanted nothing to do with the cloud, given perceived security and privacy risks. What a difference a decade makes. 

Posted 04.30.18 Fabien Couderc

How a looming trade war is reversing multi-asset correlations

The first quarter of 2018 was characterized by the dramatic return of share price volatility. 

Posted 04.26.18 Christoph Schon, CFA, CIPM

There are no stunt doubles in investing, so know the odds before you invest.

An investor may have a high level of investment skill but perform poorly because he does not conceive of investing as distinct from gambling. 

Posted 04.19.18 Olivier d'Assier