NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)–Credit Suisse First Boston signed two agreements that aim to offer improved trading capabilities for investors, including hedge funds.
CSFB’s Prime Services group entered a strategic alliance with Imagine Software Inc. that will allow Imagine’s risk management and trading services system to be offered to CSFB prime brokerage clients.
And FutureTrade Securities LLC, an equity and options electronic broker, added CSFB’s Advanced Execution Services analytics to its capabilities.
Imagine’s system, offered as an application service provider, includes risk analytics and reporting and will be used to manage CSFB’s Prime Services’ internal risk exposure, according to a statement from CSFB. CSFB executives were impressed with Imagine’s real-time intraday risk platform and product coverage, according to the statement.