In his new role, Rozenberg will lead the strategic planning and development of credit derivatives pricing, analytics, trading and risk management for the company’s credit derivatives platform, SD-CD. He will be responsible for the credit derivatives component of SD-Funds, the cross asset pricing and risk management solution for hedge funds, SD-Banks, the complete multi-asset and cross-asset platform for banks, and SD-Revaluation.
Rozenberg joins SuperDerivatives with over 10 years of experience from Wall Street. His most recent appointment was at Morgan Stanley where he was a key player in the credit derivatives structuring group. Earlier in his career he worked at JPMorgan as part of the FX and interest rate derivatives research group and at Goldman Sachs in the FX and commodity cross asset structuring group. He has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics.
“We are pleased to have Sasha Rozenberg join the SuperDerivatives team and lead our efforts in the booming credit derivatives market. Rozenberg’s vast practical experience and deep industry knowledge will be instrumental in implementing our multi and cross asset derivatives strategy. He will help us tremendously to carry out our mission to bring accuracy, transparency and modern technology to all professionals in the credit derivatives market around the world,” said David Gershon, president and CEO of SuperDerivatives.
“One of the advantages of our real time credit derivatives system, SD-CD, is that it supports multi asset structures that combine credit derivatives alongside equity, interest rates, commodities, currency and energy derivatives. This is part of our strategy to provide market practitioners of all sectors a true one-stop-shop experience – a single, powerful derivatives platform that allows a combined correlated view of all traded asset classes. SuperDerivatives maintain a huge database of real time and historical correlations that allows us to price in real time complex credit structures and all cross asset and hybrid structures,” added Gershon.
Commenting on his appointment, Rozenberg said, “I am very excited to be joining SuperDerivatives with the goal of delivering world class credit derivatives platforms and services, addressing requests from SuperDerivatives’ loyal customers around the world. As one of those users prior to joining the company, my own experience with the SuperDerivatives platforms has been extremely positive. It is a great privilege to expand the transparency revolution successfully spearheaded by SuperDerivatives to credit derivatives for the benefit of all current and potential users.”
SuperDerivatives’ products and services are used by numerous companies from both the buy and sell side. Its real-time pricing platforms are used by almost all the banks around the world, as well as numerous corporations, asset managers, hedge funds, auditors and central banks. SuperDerivatives’ Revaluation service (SD-Revaluation) is used by numerous banks, hedge funds, asset managers, fund administrators and auditors and is considered by many as the most accurate service in the market.
The SuperDerivatives’ benchmark option pricing model is the only publicly available and market tested model whose accuracy in generating real market prices for all types of derivatives has been proven and validated continuously for several years.
SuperDerivatives was recently recognized as Best Provider of Derivatives Data 2007 by an Inside Market Data poll.