Thomson Reuters named Number One Overall Technology Vendor by Asia Risk

16 September 2008

Thomson Reuters was named “Number One Overall Technology Vendor“ in the 3rd annual Asia Risk Technology Rankings 2008 earning an impressive 13 First Place awards out of 25 categories. With wins covering market risk, limit checking, analytics, trading, data and collateral management, Thomson Reuters garnered strong support for its risk management solutions across the Asia region.

Andrew White, Global Head of Risk Management, Thomson Reuters, commented: “Thomson Reuters is proud to have its risk management software portfolio recognized by its most important stakeholder group – the banks themselves. This is the most comprehensive customer survey in Asia and its results attest to the significant investments we have made in risk systems and infrastructure in the region. We thank our customers for acknowledging Thomson Reuters.”

In addition to the overall award, Thomson Reuters was ranked first in the following categories:

#1 Pricing and Risk Analytics: Cross-asset
#1 Pricing and Risk Analytics: Commodities
#1 Pricing and Risk Analytics: Credit
#1 Pricing and Risk Analytics: Rates
#1 Pricing and Risk Analytics: FX
#1 Trading Systems: Equities (front-to-back office)
#1 Trading Systems: FX (front-to-back office)
#1 Trading Systems: Rates (front-to-back office)
# 1 Limit Checking
#1 Back Office
#1 Data Vendor
#1 Collateral Management

These recent Risk Asia honours are the latest in a string of industry awards wins for Thomson Reuters. Last month, Thomson Reuters was named Best Risk Management Provider in Waters Annual Survey and was named Number 1 Back Office Vendor – 2007 & 2008 by International Banking Systems and Best Risk Vendor/ Risk 20 Awards from Risk magazine.

Asia Risk surveyed nearly 1,200 technology users across Asia and asked them to nominate the companies that provide best products across categories such as market risk, credit risk, trading systems, analytics, and front-to-back systems based upon functionality, usability, performance, return on investment and reliability.

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