Rival Systems, a provider of trading and risk management software, has added real-time margin to its enterprise risk management solution. The functionality will allow clients to proactively monitor margin for futures and options positions, as well as net liquidation value across all of their accounts. Rival’s enterprise risk management solution calculates open margin based on the start-of-day positions and current margin as positions and exchange margin values change throughout the day. The initial release is fully integrated with CME’s margin services. Support for additional exchanges to be added throughout the year.
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