Icecapital, one of Finland's premier asset management companies, has selected SDX, the leading real-time cross-asset front office system by SuperDerivatives (SD), to support its structured products investment offerings to the local market.
Niklas Akerfelt, Managing Director at ICECAPITAL Financial Products Ltd said: "After reviewing the options available to us, we selected SDX for its unique ability to replicate market prices of complex products. SuperDerivatives' wide product offering, expansive instrument coverage and the intuitive user interface were additional factors that influenced the decision making process."
Akerfelt continued: "Deploying SDX has already improved the efficiency of our structuring and calibration processes, improving the firm's counterparty and customer relations. SDX will also enhance our overall client service and response time."
Omer Nimrodi, Regional Sales Manager, SuperDerivatives, added: "The Nordic region is a demanding and competitive marketplace. Asset management companies such as ICECAPITAL have a growing need for technology that enables accurate pricing, analytics and management of complex derivatives structures. This is demonstrated by SuperDerivatives' rapidly expanding customer base in the region. Using SDX will assist ICECAPITAL in growing its structured products business and meeting various client needs."
SDX is a real-time front office system powered by SD's award winning market data, delivering independent price discovery, innovative pre and post-trade deal management tools, advanced analytics and rich coverage for the widest range of structured products.