TradingScreen Enhances Offerings Through Strategic Partnerships with Imagine Software
TradingScreen Inc. (TS), the all-asset class order and execution management system (OEMS), announced an upgraded relationship with Imagine Software to create seamless integrations and cultivate deeper partnerships to benefit trading desks faced with ever evolving regulatory and compliance demands.
Varghese Thomas, TradingScreen Chief Operating and Strategy Officer, said: “As Imagine Software provides the definitive real-time solution to manage risk, maximize growth and comply with regulatory demands, TS clients with portfolio investment mandates on the Imagine platform will now benefit from our fully-integrated pre-trade compliance functionality.” Thomas added: “We have always enjoyed a solid partnership with Imagine Software. With customers already leveraging the pre-trade compliance feature in beta, we are excited to offer the upgraded capabilities to all of our users.”
For more than 20 years, Imagine Software has built risk management systems for major banks, brokerage houses, hedge funds, funds of funds, and pension funds. “We are a cross-asset firm, and we do everything from equity, fixed income, currencies and commodities to all forms and flavors of derivatives,” says Imagine’s Scott Sherman.
New CFTC guidelines around the clearing of swaps are putting unprecedented demands on futures commission merchants (FCMs). With the timeframe to accept or reject a trade for clearing now slashed down to exactly a minute, FCMs are grappling with the challenge of implementing systems to simultaneously calculate and monitor multiple measures of risk at high speeds and high volumes.