sdx new1The best front office system in every asset class

  • Trader
    Trader

    Price discovery with its super accurate pricing models and award winning market data, SDX is the most accurate market price generator even at the extremes of the markets. SDX bid-ask prices for options truly reflect the inter-bank broker market. SDX includes all popular market models in addition to the SuperDerivatives model.

    Product coverage SDX has the most complete product coverage across FX, Interest Rates, Equities, Commodities, Energy and Credit. As a cutting edge system we are committed to promptly add every new structure that comes to the market.

    Market data monitor you can see live dense implied volatility surfaces in any market and live implied correlations in certain markets.

    Multi-asset historical analysis the most powerful tool you have seen to examine historical market relationships in extremely high granularity and to identify opportunities.

    Excel integration you can link your Excel spreadsheets to SDX for market data and pricing. For example, import a whole range of parameters and create live monitoring on your Excel structures.

  • Sales person
    Sales person

    Trade distribution gives the sales team automatic directories of targeted trades with all associated marketing material for distribution to clients.

    Trade suggestion wizard provides advanced functionality that can help you better service your clients’ needs; enter your client exposure, and SDX will suggest a range of structures to hedge it, ordered from simple to complex.

    Term sheet generator you can configure SDX to produce term sheets in your exact format with live parameters from SDX. Linked to SDX’s CRM the term sheet can be automatically sent to relevant clients.

    Strategy tester get an edge on the competition; show your client a chart of how that strategy would have performed by running it over real historical market data. This game changing tool allows testing even the most complex and computationally heavy structures by using SuperDerivatives super-fast cloud.

    Client assistant monitor your clients’ interests and activities; SDX generates real time alerts of events affecting their positions. Whenever you price, SDX will suggest which clients would be interested and provide your history with the client.

    Online execution you can get a live price from your trader for every option and multi-legged structure and execute online.

  • Structurer
    Structurer

    Product construction SDX provides a tool to create bespoke structures by combining various options and structures, linking their parameters with formulas, renaming fields and locking other fields. Structures can also be arranged as notes, swaps or bonds.

    Strategy store once your strategies have been built you can save them for the sales people, add a description of the product and how it should be used and prepare a term sheet that will automatically become a part of the sales’ trade library.

    Strategy tester run any strategy against past market conditions across all the variables; it can be run in various modes such as payout, P/L , mark to market, daily or periodic and also allows comparison of strategies. The graphics can be included as part of your marketing material.

    Multi-asset historical analysis a very powerful tool giving you a significant level of granularity of information on the performance of market data in every asset class simultaneously, such as specific parts of the volatility surface, skew, various historical volatilities and correlations, with capability to run formulas on the data.

  • Corporate
    Corporate

    Price discovery live bid-ask prices for every option and structure which truly reflects the prices in the inter-bank broker market. This creates an unparalleled level of transparency for the corporate user prior to approaching banks for execution. This is why SuperDerivatives is known as the benchmark for options.

    Hedging tools SDX includes automatic tools to create efficient hedging that varies from a short term single hedge to a long term sequence of dates of exposure. The system contains a hedging wizard that can accommodate flexible dates and amounts and suggests various hedging strategies ranked from vanilla to more complex, and compares the different strategies under differing scenarios.

    Strategy tester before you select your hedging strategy you can chart its historical performance and analyse its effectiveness as a hedge. This powerful tool also allows you to compare various hedging strategies.

    Trade capture in the SDX trade viewer you can manage risk and transaction events in all your cash and derivatives trades. You can also store your underlying exposures to cash flow, commodities, energy and loans.

    Coverage contains sets of structured products for corporations for absolute hedging but with enhanced performance such as structured forwards.

  • Asset manager
    Asset manager

    Product coverage SDX has the most complete product coverage across FX, Interest Rates, Equities, Commodities, Energy and Credit, cash and derivatives.

    Price discovery with its advanced pricing models and award winning market data, SDX generates the most accurate bid/ask prices for derivatives that truly reflect the inter-bank broker market, even in extreme market conditions. In addition SDX offers industry popular models for comparison.

    Strategy tester SDX allows charting of any strategy in any asset for historical performance in a range of modes such as mark to market from inception, daily P&L, payout at maturity and allows the comparison of different strategies.

    Multi-asset historical analysis a very powerful tool giving you a significant level of granularity of information on the performance of market data in every asset class simultaneously, such as specific parts of the volatility surface, skew, various historical volatilities and correlations, with capability to run formulas on the data.

    Multi-asset deal blotter and risk all cash and derivatives trades can be captured, stored and risk managed on SDX Trade View, including event alerts and automatic life cycle management. Trade View can be easily integrated into other systems.

SDX is what you would define as the ideal front office system. At its heart, it is a real time platform that covers all cash and derivatives products in all currencies, interest rates, equities, credit, energy and commodities, and is supported by our award winning, live derivative market data service.

SDX is a lot more than a pricing system. Equipped with rich functionality unique to SuperDerivatives, SDX provides unsurpassed pre-trade analysis, product structuring, event alerts, client management, trade suggestion wizard, trade execution, risk analysis and many other tools designed to boost your profitability.

SDX is used in over 60 countries by top tier to small banks, hedge funds, asset managers, corporations, central banks and auditors. Its bid/ask prices for OTC options truly reflect the interbank broker market and are considered the benchmark prices for options.

SDX is built and deployed as a Software as a Service solution, hosted securely in the superderivatives cloud. This ensures fast implementation with minimum cost, ongoing support and upgrades.

SDX can be deployed as a stand alone solution within minutes or can be fully integrated into your core architecture.

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Pre-trade analysis
  • price discovery analysis
  • product coverage
  • market data monitor
  • multi asset historical analysis
  • excel integration
Structuring
  • product construction
  • strategy store
  • strategy tester
  • formula linker
  • product distribution
Pricing
  • price discovery on all products in all markets
  • price comparison
  • live market data
  • best reflection of interbank market prices
Quote management
  • online management of quotations
  • request for quote
  • online chat facility with trader
  • automated deal capture
Trade capture
  • one click trade capture
  • integration to downstream systems
  • trade maintenance in SDX
  • trade view
Trade blotter
  • view risk at book/position/trade level
  • view by client
  • manage lifecycle events
  • monitor risk and events

Market data viewer
  • volatility surfaces
  • all curves
  • dividend forecast
  • historical data
Risk analysis
  • manage portfolio or book of risk
  • derivatives and underlying hedges
  • bucketed risk
  • scenario analysis
  • HVaR & CVA
Reporting
  • transaction & position reporting
  • risk reporting and exposure management
  • report integration to downstream systems