Open source potential in capital markets
Apr 25, 2013, 08:00 (0 Talkback[s])
When I tell people about OpenGamma, reactions are often incredulous.
We’ve built a full market risk analytics platform for capital markets—with all the bells and whistles you’d expect, such as a declarative calculation engine, a flashy HTML5 GUI, and a comprehensive analytics library—and we’ve released it under the Apache 2.0 License. And, our key customers and users at the moment are some of the world’s most secretive technologists: hedge fund managers. To an outsider, this may look like a curious combination.