Expert Analysis: Technology: The Key to Better Derivatives Contracts Management 

Learn strategies for reducing risk in ISDA agreements, including how to increase visibility and the ability to assess risk, as well as ways in which technology can provide solutions.

Expert Analysis: Technology: The Key to Better Derivatives Contracts ManagementRisk mitigation is a top priority for all financial organizations, particularly in the wake of the recent global financial crisis. ISDA master agreements – which are designed to protect businesses from risk while providing flexibility – may not adequately protect financial institutions if their content and creation are improperly or inadequately managed.  A failure to thoroughly understand and manage the risks associated with contracts that underlie the trading of complex derivatives represents a potential ticking time bomb for many broker-dealers, hedge funds and banks.