Imagine Software is the real-time risk management firm of choice for banks, brokerage firms, hedge funds, funds of funds, pension funds and asset managers worldwide. Financial firms rely on Imagine’s integrated data, software and solutions platform to successfully navigate market risk, improve portfolio performance, deliver operational efficiencies and provide regulatory transparency.
Imagine Software provides real-time portfolio, risk management and regulatory solutions for financial firms worldwide. Imagine helps firms of all sizes and complexity navigate market risk, improve portfolio performance and provide regulatory transparency – all from one integrated platform.
Powerful Front-to-Back Office Advantage
Imagine’s clients focus on managing assets, outperforming, attracting investors and meeting regulatory and compliance needs. Imagine provides the smooth-running engine that underpins and drives their entire front-to-back office operations – from software and market data through processing and reporting – so clients can confidently pursue strategic growth. Companies have the flexibility of either a full-service, cloud-based ASP solution or a traditional in-house enterprise installation.
Institutional-Grade Risk Management for All Firms
Imagine delivers institutional-grade functionality, broad cross-asset instrument support and the ability to employ and scale any trading strategy for businesses of all sizes and complexity. Our leading-edge models, analytics and simulation methods allow clients to easily identify, quantify and monitor the impact of risk on individual portfolios and across an entire range of trading activities.
Tailored Solutions for Strategic Growth
Successful companies have the ability to quickly and efficiently tap into moving markets and opportunities. Imagine excels at putting its rich technology, data universe and expertise to work by creating competitive business solutions. In 2014 alone, Imagine launched two innovative and industry-critical products:
Imagine’s all-in-one ‘40 Act Solution for the liquid alternatives industry is helping firms adopt new business strategies and meet challenging regulatory reporting requirements. Clients can simultaneously track real-time regulatory limits, investment risk and keep funds compliant. The Imagine ‘40 Act Solution is completely customizable and can scale for growth.
For clearing houses, prime brokers and asset managers working in high-speed and high-volume environments, Imagine’s Real-Time Risk & Compliance (RRC) Solution gives managers the ability to perform calculations on thousands of trades per second across millions of positions – and report data within compressed timeframes.
Cross-Asset Support at Your Fingertips
Imagine gives clients the full functionality to develop and execute optimal trading and hedging strategies across equities, fixed income, credit, foreign exchange, commodities, swaps, and exotic asset classes. Imagine users have access to live P&L and can manage risk from anywhere in the world, at any time – and easily obtain customized data from tailored dashboards.
Full, real-time P&L tracking and attribution
• Real-time limits monitoring
• “What-if” scenarios and visualizations
• Comprehensive security master coverage
• Complete transaction, cash flow and position history
Transparency for Clients, Investors and Regulators
Winning investor confidence, meeting board mandates and maintaining regulatory compliance is crucial. Clients, investors and regulators expect firms to have the sophisticated risk assessment and analytic capabilities that demonstrate the highest level of internal controls. Imagine’s transparency reports are based on objective, real-time risk data and analyses to deliver accurate and auditable financial information for all stakeholders.
Imagine Software is a leading provider of real-time risk and portfolio management solutions for the world's most prominent brokerage firms, investment banks, hedge funds and funds of funds looking to maximize returns, minimize risk and improve transparency. Imagine was founded in 1993 and remains privately held, with professionals worldwide setting the standard for innovative risk and technology solutions. Imagine was the first to launch a cloud-based portfolio and risk management system in 2000 to make it easy for clients to access, customize and use the firm’s extensive analytics and products. Imagine provides institutional-grade functionality, broad cross-asset instrument support and the ability to employ and scale any trading strategy for businesses of all sizes and complexity. Imagine is used by customers in more than 25 countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions.
The Imagine Trading System is a cross-asset portfolio and risk management solution available as a cloud-based ASP option or an enterprise application. The ASP version eliminates the significant internal support requirements normally associated with robust, institutional-grade financial software. Imagine delivers a powerful blend of fast time-to-market, comprehensive functionality and easy scalability.
The power and versatility of the Imagine Trading System stems from its genesis as a sell-side, enterprise-class application originally developed for – and continuing to serve – the demanding portfolio and risk management needs of the world's largest and most prestigious financial institutions. All of the critical process components underpinning our clients’ business operations—software, market and value-add data, and processing services—are outsourced and hosted at Imagine's secure, high-performance data center.
Imagine's rigorous Corporate Security Program carries both the coveted ISO/IEC 27001:2005 ISMS Certification and the AICPA/CICA SOC 3 Certification.
To continue to be the leading provider of portfolio management, risk and regulatory solutions for financial services firms worldwide.
Dr. Lance Smith, CEO
Steven Harrison, President & COO
David Miller, CTO
Scott Sherman, SVP