Bottleneck in buy-side reporting feared

Beware the bottlenecks

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With the deadline for reporting derivatives trades for some hedge funds only a matter of weeks away under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir), there are serious concerns that hedge funds have taken too long to decide whether to delegate reporting and this will be compounded by the ability of trade repositories to onboard new clients in time. Six trade repositories are currently registered in Europe. Spain-based Regis-TR launched its system in January 2013 which has been teste