Hanweck Listed in the Top 50 of Chartis: RiskTech100® 2019 Rankings

New York, New York, UNITED STATES

NEW YORK, Jan. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hanweck, the leading provider of real-time, large-scale risk analytics on the global derivatives markets, has been listed in the top 50 of 2019’s Chartis: RiskTech100® ranking. This marks the first year that Hanweck was included in the list.

“We are delighted to see our real-time, high-performance market risk analytics recognized in the RiskTech100® list,” said Gerald Hanweck, Jr., CEO of Hanweck. “As firms confront higher capital costs and stricter regulatory requirements, Hanweck’s risk analytics become an indispensable tool for effective risk management and efficient capital deployment for the buy side and sell side alike. Our newly launched suite of portfolio and margin analytics for the listed derivatives markets is gaining industry traction, while Hanweck’s extensive experience calculating house and exchange margin in real time -- including STANS, TIMS and SPAN® – uniquely positions us to deliver high quality risk services to our customers.”

“Based on our extensive methodology, Hanweck has scored well in the RiskTech100®,” said Rob Stubbs, Head of Research at Chartis Research. “This is a market in flux, where innovation abounds, and financial institutions around the world are transforming their risk technology. Hanweck’s ability to deliver robust solutions in a dynamic and competitive industry is reflected in its ranking.”

The Chartis RiskTech100® ranking reflects Chartis analysts’ expert opinions, along with research into market trends, participants, expenditure patterns and best practices. Chartis validated the analysis through several phases of independent verification, including 1,500 surveys and interviews with risk technology buyers and end users. Ranking assessment criteria comprise six categories: functionality, core technology, strategy, customer satisfaction, market presence and innovation. Hanweck scored well in all categories, re-affirming its position at the forefront of RiskTech.

About The Chartis RiskTech100
® Ranking
The Chartis RiskTech100® ranking is acknowledged as a comprehensive, independent study of the world’s major providers of risk and compliance technology. Companies featured in the RiskTech100® are drawn from a range of RiskTech specialties that meet the needs of financial and non-financial organizations. Rankings are determined by a focus on solutions, industry segments and success factors. Only companies that sell their own risk management software solutions are included within the report.

Download the 2019 Chartis RiskTech100® ranking and report here.

About Hanweck
Hanweck is the leading provider of real-time risk analytics on global derivatives markets focusing on the large-scale risk problems of banks, broker/dealers, hedge funds, central counterparties and exchanges -- where the number of instruments and positions number in the millions.  Hanweck delivers its risk analytics as a real-time service -- usually in the form of a data feed -- dramatically simplifying integration with its customers' risk architecture. Hanweck's institutional investors include Nasdaq and Argentum, a New York-based private equity firm.  For more information, please visit www.hanweck.com or follow Hanweck on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Contact Information

Sales/Business Development: sales@hanweck.com