The Basel Committee’s newly formed standards implementation group is charged with monitoring how banks are adhering to the requirements of the Basel III accord. The chair of the group, Ryozo Himino,...
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A variety of domestic clearing houses are springing up, in some cases helped by a regulatory requirement to clear local currency trades domestically. But how will the various clearing regimes mesh together? By Mark Pengelly, with additional reporting...
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association has had an eventful 12 months, having instigated legal action against the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for its position limit rules, seen key parts of a new clearing document stamped on by the...
To mark the 27th Isda annual general meeting, we consider some of the key regulatory challenges facing market participants – clearing across borders, the extraterritorial implications of Dodd-Frank, the need for a consistent application of Basel III...
A new standard credit support annex will be launched within months and is meant to curtail disputes over the valuation of collateralised derivatives trades. But only a handful of firms are expected to adopt the document in its first phase. By Nick Sawyer...
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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