How the newcomer became a frontrunner

PRODUCT PROFILE: RISK DATA

Riskdata is a relative newcomer to the buy-side risk management space, an area of the industry that is becoming increasingly difficult for new vendors to penetrate. Since it was founded in 1999, the Paris-based ASP outfit has built up a strong following among the Continental Europe and the UK-domiciled hedge funds and funds of funds, with their US-based counterparts just starting to show an interest in the firm’s offerings.

Riskdata is a Paris-based specialist risk management vendor founded