Oaktree Capital selects Vichara’s V* CMBS/CRE Solutions

December
2011

V* CMBS/CRE Solutions (pronounced “V-Star”) facilitates better-informed trading decisions and effective management of risk exposures on a large portfolio of CMBS investments, using complex and rigorous loan-level modelling under diverse economic scenarios.

The system also enables tracking of deals in different stages of the investment process. The platform offers:

  • High performance computing of CMBS analytics under multiple scenarios for large portfolios using very granular loan-level modeling. The system’s gridand cloud-based cash flow analytics engine leverages proprietary loan-level credit models.
  • High performance data management that integrates data from multiple data sources, including Intex Solutions, trustees, internal underwriting teams, and others.
  • A web portal that provides instant access to a variety of analytics and loanlevel data, ranging from up-to-date delinquency and watch-list statuses to historic income statements for underlying properties.
  • Efficient deal tracking and document management for direct commercial real estate (CRE) investment opportunities using Microsoft’s Dynamic CRM.
  • Cloud and grid management framework, with support for the Amazon EC2 and Microsoft Windows Azure platforms.
  • Highly customizable web-based analytical portal and reporting framework.
“We are very pleased to have been selected by Oaktree, a leading investment firm, to help support its commercial real estate investment business”, said Atul Jain, CEO of Vichara Technologies. “Our V* CMBS/CRE platform has been designed to offer unparalleled computational, data management, and customization capability to institutional commercial real estate investors. We look forward to working closely with Oaktree to continually tailor the platform to meet their changing needs and support their rigorous investment decision-making process.”