In recent years, the derivatives market has grown five-fold reaching more than $600 trillion of notional value, and adding significant complexity to the finance industry.
The 2008 financial crisis triggered a greater desire for transparency from the public, regulators and market participants, which led to a tide regulatory changes, and a need to redefine the way financial risk and regulatory capital should be measured.
Established in 2008, by a senior team of banking practitioners, Solum Financial is a unique independent advisory firm providing expertise in the areas of market risk, capital, and regulations for financial institutions covering interest rates, credit, FX, equity and commodities.
Solum Financial provides banks, supranationals, major corporates, insurance companies, public sector entities and asset fund managers with bespoke derivatives and capital market risk management solutions.
Our expertise covers every aspect of derivatives management; from trading, execution, booking, modelling, documentation, valuing, financing, reporting and regulations.
We also provide law firms with subject matter expertise to assist them with derivatives disputes and litigation.