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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...
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In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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