NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Helix Financial Systems, L.P. a provider of innovative software solutions to the financial industry, announced that Wedbush Securities has selected Helix’s HelixRepo software to manage the processing of the firm’s Fixed Income Repo portfolio.
Helix’s robust HelixRepo platform provides buy- and sell-side clients with the tools to support their repo and financing activities, such as real-time collateral management, across all products and asset classes. These capabilities are designed to help Wedbush Securities and all HelixRepo clients achieve greater transparency into counterparty activity, enhanced risk management, and improved productivity to the benefit of a company’s bottom line.
“Helix made our repo business more efficient and helped manage the risks better. The ease of trade processing saves us incredible amounts of time each day,” said Scott Skrym, Managing Director, Fixed Income Financing, Futures, and Rates at Wedbush. “The built-in risk management features are far better for monitoring trading positions, counterparty exposure, and interest rate risk than any other system I have ever used.”
“We’re extremely pleased to add Wedbush to the growing roster of financial firms using HelixRepo across their various lines of business.” said Todd Berlent, Head of Helix Financial Systems. “Signing these firms on to our systems substantiates Helix’s ability to meet the growing demands of the buy- side community to solve problems that are no longer unique to the more traditional sell-side firms.”