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Strategically Balancing Risk in Collateralized FX Margin Trading

Banks and wealth management firms require stringent risk control to elevate profitability in today’s volatile markets. When it comes to collateralized FX margin trading, a balance exists between risk and reward. This implies that risk management is of the utmost importance during these transactions. Many institutions may be missing out on potential business avenues when they lack the proper tools to assess risk and identify opportunities.

To manage risk, institutions frequently depend on various solutions, which may or may not integrate seamlessly. When selecting an FX margin trading solution, it’s not just about having a trading platform. Institutions need a comprehensive solution that encompasses every aspect of FX margin trading, from trading itself and risk management, and trade lifecycle management to reporting and compliance. The ideal solution should be adaptable, fitting the specific needs of your firm, like aligning with your firm’s risk appetite.

SS&C MarginMan revolutionizes your firm’s competitive edge and reveals previously untapped business avenues. This provides you with the tools to boost revenue sources while maintaining a secure and controlled environment. Thanks to its seamless integration with both front and back-office systems, real-time portfolio statistics, limits and automatic rollover of client positions, MarginMan stands as a versatile and scalable solution, reinforced by more than 25 years of profound industry expertise.

MarginMan supports all types of trades, including complex structured products, and uses advanced, industry-endorsed models for booking pricing and margining. Moreover, it supports both cash and non-cash collateral and facilitates the haircutting of both currencies and securities.

To learn more about how you can equip yourself for unpredictable market scenarios, download our MarginMan brochure.

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