SuperDerivatives has launched SD-EQ, a system for pricing equity options. The system delivers real-time accurate market prices for a wide range of vanilla and exotic products. The system incorporates feedback from banks’ traders and sales people, as well as hedge funds and exchange-traded option players. The company said the launch of the product was in answer to an unmet market need for real-time accurate pricing of derivative equity instruments.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.