Industry standard

AcadiaSoft becomes Acadia to reflect industry standard platform

After transforming into an industry standard platform, Acadia is now focused on helping clients comply with regulations, optimize collateral and liquidity, and manage capital more efficiently.

Big Data represents the future of risk management

AcadiaSoft decided to rename Acadia to reflect its progression from a pure software company to an industry standard platform over the past decade.

The company, which recently enhanced its risk management capabilities in February with the acquisition of Dublin-based Quaternion, enables a network of banks and other derivatives companies to improve efficiency and reduce costs. costs.

The derivatives industry is at a massive inflection point with the integration of risk management and more relevant data. Acadia aims to help the industry evolve the risk function from measurement to integrated management.

The solution is to streamline risk measurement, risk analysis and risk mitigation. Acadia’s ability to standardize collateral management addresses clients’ overall risk strategy holistically and in real time.

After transforming into an industry standard platform, Acadia is now focused on helping clients comply with regulations, optimize collateral and liquidity, and manage capital more efficiently.

Chris Walsh, CEO of Acadia, said: “Over the past decade it has been a privilege to watch Acadia grow from our early days as a software publisher to what we are today: a provider of management. fully integrated risks for companies engaged in derivatives. trade.

“We are only in the early stages of this seismic shift into the future of risk management, but the demand for an integrated, automated and centralized risk management solution is increasing day by day. As we lead the industry towards this integrated risk management, we are proud to begin our next chapter as Acadia.

Laura Craft, Director of Marketing at Acadia, added, “The brand refresh comes at a pivotal time for the business, following the recent expansion of our line of risk management services. The Acadia brand name not only reflects the industry abbreviation for our business, it also represents the future as we continue to expand our highly advanced risk platform.

In late 2020, CME Group’s TriOptima extended its collaboration with AcadiaSoft to automate monthly collateral interest payments, making transaction processing more efficient for over-the-counter (OTC) market participants.