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GPUs Enable Real-Time Risk Management

Jan 7, 2014 |

A recent report from the Securities Technology Analysis Center (STAC) shows for the first time that GPUs boost computing speed such that risk management benchmarks, like STAC-2, can be operated in real-time, enabling them to be used pre-trade. The testing was demonstrated using STAC-A2, the “Greeks” benchmark for risk analysis. Used in pricing and risk Read more…

Hedge Funds And High-Performance Computing

Aug 26, 2009 |

A profile of commercial drivers for HPC in hedge fund operations.

French Bank Takes On GPU Computing

May 6, 2009 |

The quants at Paris-based bank BNP Paribas march to a different drummer.

Another Company Takes Up Reconfigurable Computing

Mar 12, 2009 |

In the history of HPC, commercial FPGA-based systems have been few and far between. Kuberre Systems offers up its contribution.

Financial Crisis: The Tech Innovations at Risk

Sep 30, 2008 |

Analytics, SOA, storage networking, and cloud computing providers face huge fallouts as financial customers wither.