ED&F Man Capital Markets has deployed TS Imagine’s real-time risk, compliance and margin platform, to manage initial and variation margin risk for SPAN and VaR based methodologies across its futures and options trading and clearing business, replacing its legacy systems with TS Imagine’s fully-hosted, SaaS solution for high-volume, real-time analytics on cross-asset exchange-based and OTC trading. The platform is now live, and since deploying the platform, which displays risk, profit/loss and margin analytics side-by-side, ED&F Man has already seen improvements to data management, aggregation and reporting capabilities, according to the company. TS Imagine was formed earlier this year with the merger of TradingScreen and Imagine Software.
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ED&F Man Deploys TS Imagine for Risk and Margin Management
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