Tag Archives: high-performance analytics

Big Data a ‘big bummer’ for financial services?

Big Data White Paper

Starting in 2007, according to IDC, the amount of data captured and replicated worldwide outgrew our storage capacity. The data – and that gap – have been growing exponentially ever since. How are financial services firms handling the big data problem?

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Closer to real time

Tapan Patel

High-performance computing can be used to solve some of an organization’s toughest problems – probability of loan default calculations, analysis and optimization of millions and millions of prices, portfolio valuations and model scoring – in near real-time. Take a look at what high-performance computing looks like and what it is doing today.

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High-performance risk management: Is the infrastructure ready?

James Wolstenholme

Today, firms must assess market risk in time frames approaching the microsecond, and traders have less than a second to know how a proposed trade will affect the risk profile of the portfolio. The financial industry is poised for transformation. Is your firm’s infrastructure ready for high-performance risk?

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Rethinking risk management

Myron Scholes, Nobel Laureate

Learn about a risk management framework where capital is optimized across various business units and the impact of risk decisions, and how shocks that might compound losses are more clearly visualized and understood.

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Quantitative math or management analytics?

Myron Scholes, Nobel Laureate

In the third installment of our seven-part series, we ask, “why did it appear that firms took a narrow view of their risk and return tradeoffs?” Myron Scholes and Tom Kimner tell the three top issues leading to their fall and explain their reasoning.

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Moving toward optimization

Myron Scholes, Nobel Laureate

Many risk experts have sorted through the recent turmoil to find what’s wrong. In this seven-part series, Myron Scholes and Tom Kimner are not only sifting the pains, they are pointing the way to a sounder future for risk teams.

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The evolution to high-performance risk management

Myron Scholes, Nobel Laureate

Many risk experts have sorted through the recent turmoil to find the wrongs. In this seven-part series, Myron Scholes and Tom Kimner are not only sifting the pain, they are pointing the way to a sounder future for risk teams.

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