FinAnalytica Voted No. 1 Most Innovative Specialist Vendor

29 January 2015

FinAnalytica, the leading provider of multi-asset class market risk management and portfolio construction solutions for the buy-side, today announced that it has been voted "Most Innovative Specialist Vendor" in the annual Risk Technology Rankings. FinAnalytica’s flagship technology, Cognity®, is the only global, multi-currency, multi-asset class platform offering a true enterprise view of risk and return.

The prestigious industry ranking, sponsored by Risk Magazine, recognizes the leading vendors in the industry. Votes were open to the publication’s readers and financial institutions that rely on vendor systems. The 2014 winners were awarded based on innovation in the area of risk modelling and management (credit, market and liquidity), regulatory reporting, and data management. The awards identify the best product offerings based on functionality, usability, performance, return on investment and reliability in a wide range of categories including trading systems, pricing and analytics and risk management.

FinAnalytica’s unique contribution to risk management best practices centers on its advanced modeling of financial markets risk drivers which reliably assesses the risk of losses as well as the upside potential of investments during different market regimes – crash events, bubbles and market transitions. FinAnalytica’s award winning Cognity analytics provides its clients a fundamental paradigm shift in the way risk management software influences decisions.

The company has been granted six patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office in the space of risk management, risk budgeting, portfolio optimization and derivatives pricing.

“For over a decade FinAnalytica’s primary mission has been to continuously innovate, delivering to the financial community enhanced risk transparency and unique insights into portfolio risk/return dynamics. We strive to bring our clients the most innovative risk solutions incorporating the best models, system functionality, workflows, client support and best practices in our solutions. Being voted a winner in the Risk Technology Rankings is a great recognition for us coming from leading market participants. It’s an important confirmation of the FinAnalytica value proposition. We would like to express our gratitude to everyone who voted for us as it is a great validation of the FinAnalytica team and the strength of our Cognity technology” said Boryana Racheva-Yotova, President of FinAnalytica.

For a full list of winners, please visit: Risk technology rankings 2014: Doing more, for less. The list is also available in the December 2014 copy of the Risk Magazine.

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