Gaining Value Beyond Your FRTB Investment

Gaining Value Beyond Your FRTB Investment  By Azar Khurshid, Mizuho, and John Le Hunte, ActiveViam This article was written jointly by Azar Khurshid, Director, Global Market Risk Management at Mizuho, and John Le Hunte, Senior Sales Manager at ActiveViam, based on their experience with the deployment of ActiveViam’s FRTB Accelerator at Mizuho. Read more

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Liquidity risk analysts need more refined tools to calculate ECB metrics

Liquidity Risk Analysts Need More Refined Tools to Calculate ECB MetricsLast month the European Central Bank (ECB) outlined plans to implement a liquidity sensitivity analysis on the largest banks it oversees. This is the latest in a series of stress tests aimed at measuring the stability of the financial system while acknowledging the potential for unforeseen liquidity shocks. Read more

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Addressing FRTB Regulatory Challenges: register for the joint ActiveViam/Risk.net Webinar

ActiveViam & Risk.net webinar on FRTBHow are leading firms tackling FRTB regulatory changes and overcoming challenges to implementation?

The January 2019 Basel Committee on Banking Supervision requirements for the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) have taken more than six years to develop and have included a series of impact studies and consultations. Read more

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Improving DevOps with Cloud Services

Vectorising data for drastic memory savingsWe just finished migrating the ActiveUI development process to the Cloud.
Our new tools and workflow allow us to focus on improving our product instead of spending time administrating auxiliary software and their associated servers.
More importantly, they help us guarantee the high quality of any addition to the codebase while at the same time making development easier, faster, and more enjoyable. Read more

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Entretien avec Élodie Martin, Ingénieur Business Solutions

Entretien avec Elodie MartinDécouvrons les spécificités de l’Avant-Vente avec Élodie Martin, Ingénieur Business Solutions chez ActiveViam. Read more

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NRF 2019 : Faites passer votre pricing à la vitesse supérieure

Activeviam at NRF 2019Comment proposer le meilleur prix aux clients dans tous les magasins et sur tous les canaux ?

Quel est le prix le plus juste pour les magasins soumis à une forte concurrence sur leur zone de chalandise ? Read more

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NRF 2019: Take your pricing analytics to the next level

Activeviam at NRF 2019How do you deliver the right price to each customer in every store and through every channel?

What is the best price for each store facing local competition? Read more

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To vectorise or not to vectorise?

Vectorising data for drastic memory savingsOne of the strengths and benefits of ActivePivot over the years has been its ability to load, store, aggregate and perform calculations on vectors of data. The most common example of this on projects is for computing Value at Risk (VaR)-like measures. Typically, ActivePivot would load a P&L vector (e.g. containing 250 doubles for one year of historical returns/simulations), aggregate this to the required level and perform the VaR or other calculations. We have had clients doing this for years, and ActivePivot does it very efficiently and quickly. Read more

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Copper: Post-Processors made easy

Straightforward implementation of business logic in ActivePivotPost-processors are the pieces of code that allow customers to insert their own business logic in ActivePivot. As business cases are often complex and nuanced, post-processors are generally fairly complex and lengthy to write. Read more

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Entretien avec Alexandre Manai, Développeur R&D

interview de AlexandreDécouvrons le parcours et le travail d’Alexandre Manai, Développeur R&D chez ActiveViam. Read more

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Loi Alimentation : la grande distribution sur le pied de guerre

Loi AlimentationLe projet de Loi Alimentation, actuellement en discussion devant l’Assemblée Nationale, prévoit l’encadrement en volume (25 % maximum) et en valeur (34 % maximum) des promotions sur les produits alimentaires, ainsi que le relèvement du Seuil de Revente à Perte (SRP) de 10 %. La loi pourrait s’appliquer dès le début de l’année prochaine, c’est donc l’heure du branle-bas de combat pour les distributeurs. Les grandes enseignes ont eu plusieurs mois pour s’y préparer, que mettent-elles en œuvre pour y faire face ? Read more

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Omnicanal : comment réinventer le parcours client ?

Parcours clients digital et physiqueAvec une fréquentation des magasins en baisse constante, les grandes enseignes ne peuvent plus se contenter de faire de l’omnicanal « 1.0 » en proposant exactement les mêmes produits sur leur site web qu’en magasin. L’internet mobile modifie les habitudes de consommation en profondeur et contraint les distributeurs à se renouveler pour séduire et fidéliser les clients. Read more

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Rebond printanier pour le dynamisme des prix

DPI de Mars, Avril et MaiAprès un début d’année particulièrement atone, marqué par une chute de l’indice DPI à 55, le dynamisme des prix est reparti à la hausse au printemps, principalement porté par deux enseignes. Read more

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Interview de Benjamin Amelot, Ingénieur R&D UI Senior

Interview Benjamin AmelotOn poursuit notre série d’interviews avec Benjamin Amelot, Ingénieur R&D UI Senior chez ActiveViam. Read more

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Who will lose or gain jobs in banks as a result of public cloud projects?

Job hiring in public cloud projectsDuring a period of transition in Europe and the UK, banks’ overall hiring strategy is under the microscope. Different reports suggest that Brexit means reducing staff numbers in the UK, while others suggest the status quo is to be maintained. Read more

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