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SuperDerivatives is a market data and analytics provider specializing in derivatives pricing models, risk analysis and cloud-based market technology.<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://www.superderivatives.com/company.aspx|name=About|org=SuperDerivatives|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
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SuperDerivatives, a subsidiary of the [[Intercontinental Exchange]], is a market data and analytics provider specializing in derivatives pricing models, risk analysis and cloud-based market technology.<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://www.superderivatives.com/company.aspx|name=About|org=SuperDerivatives|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
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The company was purchased by the [[Intercontinental Exchange, Inc.]] (ICE) in October 2014 for $350 million. ICE has integrated SuperDerivatives' tools into its trading and clearing platforms for analysis and risk management.<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.marketwatch.com/story/intercontinental-exchange-completes-acquisition-of-superderivatives-2014-10-08|name=Intercontinental Exchange Completes Acquisition of SuperDerivatives|org=Press Release|date=March 25, 2015}}</ref>
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<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2014/09/05/intercontinental-exchange-buying-superderivatives.html|name=Intercontinental Exchange buying SuperDerivatives for $350M|org=Atlanta Business Chronicle|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
  
On September 5, 2014, [[IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.]] (ICE) announced its plan to buy SuperDerivatives for $350 million. The deal is expected to close in the 4th quarter of 2014.<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2014/09/05/intercontinental-exchange-buying-superderivatives.html|name=Intercontinental Exchange buying SuperDerivatives for $350M|org=Atlanta Business Chronicle|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
 
  
 
== Background ==
 
== Background ==
  
SuperDerivatives was founded in 2000 by [[David Gershon]], and as of 2014 has over 300 emplyees in 12 offices globally.<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://online.wsj.com/articles/ice-to-acquire-superderivatives-for-about-350-million-1409920302|name=ICE to Acquire SuperDerivatives for About $350 Million|org=WSJ.com|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref> Gershon continues to serve as chairman and CEO.
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SuperDerivatives was founded in 2000 by [[David Gershon]], and as of 2014 has over 300 employees in 12 offices globally.<ref> {{Cite web|url=http://online.wsj.com/articles/ice-to-acquire-superderivatives-for-about-350-million-1409920302|name=ICE to Acquire SuperDerivatives for About $350 Million|org=WSJ.com|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref> Gershon continues to serve as chairman and CEO.
  
 
The firm began as a data analytics firm for options markets. In 2004 it expanded into market data, publishing implied data from [[OTC]] markets.
 
The firm began as a data analytics firm for options markets. In 2004 it expanded into market data, publishing implied data from [[OTC]] markets.
  
 
In 2013, [[SDX Trading]], a subsidiary of SuperDerivatives, filed with the [[Commodity Futures Trading Commission]] to become a [[swap execution facility]] (SEF). Its application was still pending in September 2014 when [[ICE]] made its bid to acquire the firm. <ref> {{Cite web|url=http://sirt.cftc.gov/SIRT/SIRT.aspx?Topic=SwapExecutionFacilities|name=Swap Execution Facilities|org=CFTC|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
 
In 2013, [[SDX Trading]], a subsidiary of SuperDerivatives, filed with the [[Commodity Futures Trading Commission]] to become a [[swap execution facility]] (SEF). Its application was still pending in September 2014 when [[ICE]] made its bid to acquire the firm. <ref> {{Cite web|url=http://sirt.cftc.gov/SIRT/SIRT.aspx?Topic=SwapExecutionFacilities|name=Swap Execution Facilities|org=CFTC|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
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In May 2014, SuperDerivatives won the award for best derivatives data provider for the fourth year in a row at the Inside Market Data Awards.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.sdgm.com/en/NewsAndEvents/News/2014/IMD2014%20Wins.aspx|name=SuperDerivatives named best derivatives data provider for fourth consecutive year|org=SuperDerivatives|date=September 5, 2014}}</ref>
  
 
== Key People ==
 
== Key People ==
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*[[Yuval Levy]], chief technology officer
 
*[[Yuval Levy]], chief technology officer
 
*[[David Collins]], CEO, SDX Trading LLC  
 
*[[David Collins]], CEO, SDX Trading LLC  
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*[[Lewis Ranieri]], advisory committee chair
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== Products ==
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*Market Data
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*Trading Technology and Analytics
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*Valuation Services
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*Cloud Services
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== References ==
 
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Founded 2000
Headquarters Tel Aviv, New York, London
Key People David Gershon, CEO; Yuval Levy, CTO
Employees 300
Products Market data and analytics
Website www.superderivatives.com

SuperDerivatives, a subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange, is a market data and analytics provider specializing in derivatives pricing models, risk analysis and cloud-based market technology.[1]

The company was purchased by the Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE) in October 2014 for $350 million. ICE has integrated SuperDerivatives' tools into its trading and clearing platforms for analysis and risk management.[2] [3]


Background

SuperDerivatives was founded in 2000 by David Gershon, and as of 2014 has over 300 employees in 12 offices globally.[4] Gershon continues to serve as chairman and CEO.

The firm began as a data analytics firm for options markets. In 2004 it expanded into market data, publishing implied data from OTC markets.

In 2013, SDX Trading, a subsidiary of SuperDerivatives, filed with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to become a swap execution facility (SEF). Its application was still pending in September 2014 when ICE made its bid to acquire the firm. [5]

In May 2014, SuperDerivatives won the award for best derivatives data provider for the fourth year in a row at the Inside Market Data Awards.[6]

Key People

Products

  • Market Data
  • Trading Technology and Analytics
  • Valuation Services
  • Cloud Services

References

  1. About. SuperDerivatives.
  2. Intercontinental Exchange Completes Acquisition of SuperDerivatives. Press Release.
  3. Intercontinental Exchange buying SuperDerivatives for $350M. Atlanta Business Chronicle.
  4. ICE to Acquire SuperDerivatives for About $350 Million. WSJ.com.
  5. Swap Execution Facilities. CFTC.
  6. SuperDerivatives named best derivatives data provider for fourth consecutive year. SuperDerivatives.