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For 12 years, Amazon Web Services has been among the world's most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platforms. AWS offers over 100 fully featured services for compute, storage, networking, database, analytics, application services, deployment, management, developer, mobile, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), security, hybrid, and enterprise applications, from 55 Availability Zones (AZs) across 18 geographic regions in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. AWS services are trusted by millions of active customers around the world – including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies – to power their infrastructure, make them more agile, and lower costs.

IBM is a global technology and innovation company that offers a broad portfolio of capabilities for banking, insurance and financial markets. Innovation is in our DNA, and we are engaging with financial services clients, across the globe, to transform their businesses using cognitive technology. In late 2016, IBM created Watson Financial Services (WFS) to better service the Financial Services industry. Through the acquisition of Promontory Financial Group - the leading regulatory expert firm - and through harnessing the AI capabilities of Watson, WFS is transforming the risk and compliance management with a suite of cognitive based RegTech offerings across Financial Risk, Financial Crimes and Regulatory Compliance. We are looking forward to the Buy Side Risk USA meeting and to having conversations with attendees on topics ranging from rapid digitization, RegTech, challenging economic environment, expanding risk of sophisticated fraud, blockchain and to highlighting cognitive capabilities in practice. For more information, visit http://www.ibm.com/RegTech

AxiomSL is the leading global provider of regulatory reporting, risk and data management solutions for financial services firms. Its unique enterprise data management platform delivers data lineage, risk aggregation, analytics, workflow automation, validation, audit functionality and submission.

AxiomSL's platform seamlessly integrates clients' source data from disparate systems and geographical locations without forcing data conversion. It enriches and validates the data, and runs it through risk and regulatory calculations to produce both internal and external reports. The platform supports disclosures in multiple formats, including XBRL. The unparalleled transparency gives users the ability to drill down to any level of data granularity.

AxiomSL's platform supports compliance with a wide range of global and local regulations, including FRTB, CCAR, CFO Attestation, Liquidity, Basel, BCBS 239, IFRS 9/CECL and market and credit risk requirements. The enterprise-wide approach enables clients to leverage existing data and risk management infrastructure, and reduces implementation costs and time to market. www.axiomsl.com

Beacon Platform, Inc. is a global financial technology company that helps quantitative developer teams collaborate and scale. Beacon is the only vendor solution for a cloud-based, end-to-end development and production platform, which can meet the stringent security requirements of leading financial institutions. With Beacon’s open architecture, transparent source code, and automated infrastructure solutions, clients can build in-house functionality on a platform that has been proven at some of the largest financial institutions in the world. Beacon was founded in 2014 by the senior technologists who worked with SecDB at Goldman Sachs and created Athena at JP Morgan and Quartz at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Beacon has over 70 employees with offices in the United States, UK, Germany, and Japan and serves clients across the spectrum of financial services - banks, insurance companies, asset managers and trading desks.  
www.beacon.io
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EY is a leader in serving the financial services industry

We understand the importance of asking great questions. It’s how you innovate, transform and achieve a better working world. One that benefits our clients, our people and our communities. Finance fuels our lives. No other sector can touch so many people or shape so many futures. That’s why globally we employ 26,000 people who focus on financial services and nothing else. Our connected financial services teams are dedicated to providing assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services to the banking and capital markets, insurance, and wealth and asset management sectors. It’s our global connectivity and local knowledge that ensures we deliver the insights and quality services to help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. By connecting people with the right mix of knowledge and insight, we are able to ask great questions. The better the question. The better the answer. The better the world works.

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”). KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 155 countries and have more than 174,000 people working in member firms around the world. Our high-performing people mobilize around our clients, using our experience and insight to deliver informed perspectives and clear methodologies that our clients and stakeholders value. Our client focus, commitment to excellence, global mind-set, and consistent delivery build trusted relationships that are at the core of our business and reputation.

Numerix is the leading provider of innovative capital markets technology solutions and real-time intelligence capabilities for trading and risk management. Committed to out-of-the box thinking, the exploration and adoption of latest technologies, Numerix is dedicated to driving a more open, fintech oriented, digital financial services market. Built upon a 20+ year analytical foundation of deep practical knowledge, experience and IT understanding, Numerix is uniquely positioned in the financial services ecosystem to help its users reimagine operations, modernize business processes and capture profitability. For more information, please visit www.numerix.com

Quantitative Risk Management is the world's leading enterprise risk management consulting firm. QRM develops industry-leading risk management principles, practices, and models, and provides clients with the advice, knowledge, and tools necessary to adopt those innovations, thus increasing their risk-adjusted returns. For over 25 years, QRM has partnered with clients to enhance their ability to measure risk, identify profitable opportunities, and make sound financial decisions. With offices in Chicago, London, and Singapore, QRM has established over 250 long-term engagements with top financial institutions from the banking, finance, and insurance industries worldwide.

Ayasdi is a pioneer in the creation and deployment of enterprise-class intelligent applications for the financial services industry. Ayasdi’s award-winning Artificial Intelligence platform,  developed by Stanford computational mathematicians, has already solved key challenges in financial services including financial crimes, regulatory risk management, customer intelligence, and conduct risk. The Company’s accomplishments have earned it recognition as one of the world’s most innovative companies from Chartis, Fast Company and the World Economic Forum.

Based in Menlo Park, CA, Ayasdi is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, IVP, Khosla, Centerview Technology Partners, Draper Nexus, Citi Ventures, GE Ventures, and Floodgate Capital.

State Street Global Exchange helps our clients lower costs, manage risk, enhance performance and raise assets. We're addressing these challenges by helping our clients manage and make sense of data, transforming it into opportunities that help generate value and actionable insights. We offer solutions that help client business models evolve.

ActiveViam provides operational analytics solutions to business users in need of timely decision-making over fast-moving data. Our unique value comes into play in time-sensitive and data-intensive business processes that require operational, corrective or predictive decision making in order to better steer the business
We offer business users a single operational decision-making environment that helps continuously evaluate performance goals, instantly detect and analyze deviations, simulate the impact of scenarios and take relevant action - all in real time. Some of ActivePivot's key features are:

  • In-memory aggregation delivers fast responses on complex, large data queries.
  • Mixed workload DBMS supports transactional and analytical queries within the same environment.
  • Real-time alerts enable the detection of outliers and exploration of their cause at any point in the past.
  • Multi-dimensional queries provide the flexibility to explore data across as many dimensions as needed. 

ActiveViam operates from offices in New York, Paris, London, Hong Kong and Singapore.

About Murex

For more than 30 years, Murex has been providing enterprise-wide, cross-asset financial technology solutions to capital markets players.  Its cross-function platform, MX.3, supports trading, treasury, risk and post-trade operations, enabling clients to better meet regulatory requirements, manage enterprise-wide risk, and control IT costs. With more than 45,000 daily users in 65 countries, Murex has clients in many sectors, from banking and asset management to energy and commodities.

Murex is an independent company with over 2,000 employees across 17 countries. Murex is committed to providing cutting-edge technology, superior customer service, and unique product innovation.

TriOptima's triCalculate service provides centralised, web-based independent trade valuations and XVA risk calculations for OTC derivatives using transparent, consistent models across a range of asset classes and business units.


triCalculate XVA: Easily scalable, the triCalculate XVA service enables you to price, report and validate your XVA risk calculations, saving resources and increasing precision. triCalculate eliminates the complexity of XVA by producing high-volume risk calculations including CVA, DVA, FVA, MVA, KVA, and other capital-related calculations tailored specifically for your portfolio.

triCalculate Valuation: The triCalculate Valuation service provides truly independent and unbiased verification checks on your OTC derivatives trade valuations, calculated using NEX market data. triCalculate Valuation covers prices across asset classes and currencies, including vanilla and exotic products

triCalculate SIMM™ Sensitivities: Easy to integrate and requiring only your trade file, triCalculate produces SIMM™ inputs in-line with the latest SIMM™ model. Users can simplify compliance to the new initial margin requirements with SIMM™ sensitivities calculations from the easy-to-use, cost-effective triCalculate service.

For more information visit http://www.trioptima.com/tricalculate/.

About AcadiaSoft, Inc.

AcadiaSoft, Inc. is the leading industry provider of risk and collateral management services for the non-cleared derivatives community. The AcadiaSoft Hub encompasses a suite of applications and analytics that enable and measure the complete STP workflow from CSA agreement management, risk services, margin and collateral management through to settlement. Backed by 17 major industry participants and market infrastructures, AcadiaSoft is used by a community of more than 650 firms exchanging approximately $400B of collateral on daily basis via its margin automation services. AcadiaSoft is headquartered in Norwell, MA and has offices in London, New York and Tokyo.

For more information visit acadiasoft.com. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AcadiaSoft_ and LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/acadiasoft-inc/.

AcadiaSoft® is a registered trademark of AcadiaSoft, Inc.

The International Association for Quantitative Finance (IAQF) is the not-for-profit, professional society dedicated to fostering the profession of quantitative finance by providing platforms to discuss cutting-edge and pivotal issues in the field. Founded in 1992 as the International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE), the IAQF is composed of individual academics and practitioners from banks, broker dealers, hedge funds, pension funds, asset managers, technology firms, regulators, accounting, consulting and law firms, and universities across the globe. The IAQF´s programs - from our area-specific committees to our monthly panel discussions to the Financial Engineer of the Year Award - are designed to provide our membership with uniquely valuable activities to enhance their work in the field and opportunities to network and socialize with their colleagues.

Risk Books has been a world leader in specialist books on risk management and the financial markets for over 20 years. Risk Books is proud to be a niche publisher that has quality as its top priority.

Our mission is to produce books that truly add value by delivering the very best information on our specialist subjects. And with more than 180 different titles currently in print, Risk Books covers a wide range of technical subjects for academics, practitioners, investors and corporate users - ranging from derivatives, hedge funds, quant analysis, credit, regulatory issues and operational risk to the energy, insurance and currency markets – with books for experts and scholars alike.

Everthere partners with the world’s leading show organizers to add value to both the visitor (buyer) and exhibitor (seller) journey by sharing personalized offering that drives unparalleled buyer-seller engagement - 10x higher than existing marketing solutions.

Everthere adds incremental revenue twice: Exhibitors that are buying in, and non-endemic, digital sponsors from Everthere’s network.