Collateral management is the biggest technology challenge
facing the back office today, according to an FOW study into
post trade technology trends and requirements.
Ahead of FOW’s inaugural FOW Post Trade event
on the afternoon of May 11 in London, FOW surveyed delegates on
their technology requirements and challenges.
47.8% of respondents cited collateral management as the
biggest technology challenge, with 34.8% choosing reporting and
around 9% pointing to trade confirmation and post-trade
Full details of the survey will be revealed and discussed on
Monday, but other highlights included:
- Over 30% of respondents will spend more or
significantly more on outsourcing over the next 12 months
- Over 50% of respondents said they had engaged with a
new technology supplier over the past 12 months
- 47% of respondents said that greater accuracy of trade
information was what clients most commonly requested
FOW Post Trade is an afternoon event that focuses on the
business and technology of derivatives post trade today.
For more information and the register, visit