Use Cases

Volera® content has broad applicability across the derivatives trading ecosystem, and beyond.


Retail Brokers

  • Perform intraday margin calculations to ensure that large customer accounts do not exceed trading limits on days with high market volatility. 
  • Provide professional-level implied volatilities and Greeks down to the retail level.
  • Add value to top client relationships through access to premiere real-time options analytics.

Prime Brokers

  • Use real-time analytic data to perform pre-trade risk checks, including as part of Rule 15c3-5 compliance.
  • Perform post-trade risk checks, intraday margin and other portfolio risk calculations with full real-time risk analytics. 
  • Keep sales traders informed for all customer conversations. 
  • Add value by white-labeling real-time risk analytics and providing them directly to your customer base.

Asset Managers

  • Integrate the highest quality implied volatilities and Greeks into your workflow to make better trading decisions. 
  • Perform exchange and house margin calculations in real time to manage pre- and post-trade risk and anticipate end-of-day clearinghouse requirements.
  • Conduct scenario analysis to test P&L impact in real time. 
  • Employ valuable signal data derived from the options markets to inform equity and credit trading strategies.

EMS/OMS/ISVs

  • Offer comprehensive implied volatilities and Greeks to your customer base.
  • Include charting and historical data streams to enhance current offering.

CCPs

  • Perform margin calculations in real-time for continuous risk monitoring. 
  • Accurately track counterparty risk of market participants with real-time analytics and position data.

Risk and Compliance

  • Use real-time data to perform pre-trade risk checks, including for "fat finger" errors and as part of Rule 15c3-5 compliance.
  • Perform post-trade risk checks, intraday margin and other portfolio risk calculations with full real-time risk analytics. 
  • Conduct scenario analysis to test how changes in price, volatility, and the passage of time will impact P&L. 

Volera Product Overview

Thumbnail for Volera Product Sheet