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Pricing Partners Presents at the WBS Fixed Income Conference in Madrid - Sep 10


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Pricing Partners Presents at the WBS Fixed Income Conference in Madrid  

Pricing Partners (, the independent derivatives valuation expert and a world leader in mathematical models for valuations of derivatives and structured products, announced today to exhibit and present at the World Business Strategies (WBS) 6th Fixed Income Conference, taking place on  22nd, 23rd and 24th September 2010, in Madrid.  

The annual WBS  Fixed Income conference is a major event in the quantitative community. This conference gathers the best professionals and is considered as the financial olympics for the "quants". This year, celebrities like J. Andreasen from Danske Bank, E. Benhamou from Pricing Partners, D. Brigo from Fitch Solutions, P. Hagan from  JP Morgan, J.  Hull from the University of Toronto, F. Mercurio from Bloomberg, V. Piterbarg from Barclays, J. Turc from Société Générale will speak about their latest discoveries. 

E. Benhamou, CEO of Pricing Partners and former quant of Goldman Sachs will illustrate his insights on “Time dependent Heston model and fast calibration of stochastic volatility models”. He will hold his conference on Friday 24th (9.00 to 10.30 am). He will also participate in a round table discussion along with J Andreasen, F. Mercurio, M. Morini and M Torrealba about the impact of the crisis on interest rates modelling. 

E. Benhamou, CEO of Pricing Partners commented “We are very proud to have been selected to talk at the WBS conference. This demonstrates that Pricing Partners is considered as a world leading reference in cutting edge modelling. ” N. Fowler, Managing Director of World Business Strategies says “We welcome Eric and his team aboard. Eric always brings us Pricing Partners’ fresh thoughts and innovative research to the quantitative community. We will be happy to see them in the coming workshop in September.” 


About World Business Strategies 

WBS Training organizes workshops and conferences for the capital markets and treasury divisions of investment companies worldwide, with all our efforts centered solely on the education of our clients. WBS Training does not operate to present dozens of events every year. Instead we select only the most innovative, pertinent and dynamic subjects, thus bridging the gap between the latest theoretical developments through to proven practical trading floor requirements. Therefore, we aim to ensure that such requirements can be effectively implemented in the real financial world. 

Our depth of experience within the training environment provides us with a greater knowledge and understanding of what our clients require from financial business training. This promotes the unique position of us delivering the quality and service that is crucial to our client's continued success and competitive advantage in the market place. We have a flexible approach which allows for a more personal relationship with our clients. Furthermore, we do listen to what our clients want. For more information, visit or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it . 


About Pricing Partners 

Set up by former professionals of the trading industry, Pricing Partners offers accurate solutions for derivatives products valuation, pricing tools and risk analytics with full transparency. 

Pricing Partners delivers: 

  • Price-it® Online, an independent revaluation website for vanilla to the most exotic financial products 
  • Price-it® Excel, a latest generation financial library using a payoff language and cutting edge models  
  • Price-it® Source code, an extensive and professional development platform 
  • Price-it® API, a platform for seamless integration of pricers and analytics into STP solutions 
  • Price-it® for Kondor+ Suite®, a pricing library integrated into Thomson Reuters Kondor+ Suite®-Price-it® for Summit MUST®, a financial library integrated into Misys Summit   

Pricing Partners offers cover commodity, credit, equity, fixed income, fx, funds, inflation, interest rates, life insurance and hybrids OTC products. They are widely adopted by investment banks, asset management firms, hedge funds, corporations, pension funds, fund administrators and audit firms. 

Pricing Partners holds offices in Paris, London, Singapore and Hong Kong. Its solutions have been ranked number 1 in Pricing and Analytics by Structured Products Magazine in 2010. 


Media Contact: 

Yuxin Mao 
Pricing Partners 
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