CME Group's European exchange, set to begin trading foreign exchange futures next year, will offer a competitive alternative to other exchanges, says the group's head of forex and rates
The vast majority of respondents believe at least one country will leave the euro by 2014, but expect the single currency to survive
Proposals to require derivatives users to post initial margin on uncleared trades will cause many end-users to stop using derivatives, say a majority of survey respondents
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Under one accord
Plan to combine four clearing houses into one will result in margin efficiencies of 30-40%, the exchange estimates
Regulators are unlikely to insist local currency trades be cleared domestically, says CFTC chair
Central counterparties have been invited to join the Isda credit determinations committees – but they will not have a vote
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