Shinsei's prop trading business turns to Riskdata

LONDON and TOKYO – The proprietary trading operation of Shinsei Bank has rolled out Riskdata's FOFiX risk management platform to provide greater transparency into the individual funds and funds of hedge funds with which it places capital.

Shinsei currently manages a portfolio of approximately $1 billion split across hedge funds, insurance, private equity and real estate, designed to diversify the bank's risk. According to Albert Maass, general manager of the office of the chief investment off