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Looking ahead to a period of unprecedented change in derivatives markets, Risk's 25th anniversary issue has selected the companies it believes will do most to shape the future
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Interdealer brokers have long known the future is electronic. Many have already developed electronic platforms to sit alongside their voice-broking operations, but the onset of new regulation has made the shift a commercial imperative. The Dodd-Frank...
The interdealer broker market used to be just that – a market-place for dealers, with a broker intermediary joining the two – but times are changing. New bank capital and liquidity regulations will make certain businesses punitively expensive, while...
Transparency and own-capital ban for OTFs could interfere with “free flow” of market, says Lord Harrison, chair of a House of Lords committee that yesterday warned of fundamental flaws in Europe’s Mifid review
Resolving issues around the extraterritorial application of derivatives regulation is a major outstanding issue that needs to be addressed, says FSA’s acting director of markets
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Banks and CCPs are pressing for changes to method of calculating default fund capital
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This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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