SuperDerivatives Broadens Coverage and Analytics of Inflation Derivatives

London and New York - 13 November 2007

SuperDerivatives, the benchmark for options and the world’s leading multi-asset derivatives solutions provider for real time option pricing, independent revaluation, derivatives data, trading and risk management systems, has significantly expanded support for inflation derivatives in multiple currencies on its interest rate derivatives platform, SD-IR.

Web-based SD-IR is a hedging, investment and risk management tool used by both buy and sell side market participants. It now provides more analytical tools for inflation derivatives, broader instrument coverage, and more supported currencies and price indices from around the world. Indices from Latin America and Australia have been added to industry standards such as the USCPI, the UKRPI, and Eurozone’s HiCPxT. The enhanced platform enables any user to accurately price inflation-linked derivatives and securities, forecast future inflation in a wide variety of indices, and display the information in easy to understand charts and graphs.

The additional functionality is immediately available to all SuperDerivatives SD-IR users.

“Inflation derivatives are one of the fastest growing classes of derivative products on the market today, with applications ranging from retail investment to long term corporate earnings management. SuperDerivatives’ inflation pricing platform allows users at all levels to better understand and leverage this crucial and dynamic market,” said Robert Emerson, Product Manager for Interest Rates Derivatives, SuperDerivatives. “Financial institutions see inflation-based products as a growth area, particularly as they see better returns in emerging asset classes. We have enhanced SD-IR to include inflation curves for major and emerging markets and will continue to support our clients as they structure more complex products in search of higher margins.”

SuperDerivatives’ products and services are used by numerous companies from both the buy and sell side. Its real-time pricing platforms are used by the majority of the banks worldwide, 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.

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