BNP Paribas wins bid to acquire the multi-billion-pound structured products portfolio put up for sale by Royal Bank of Scotland
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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The results of the Structured Products Europe Awards 2013 have been announced and BNP Paribas has taken top prize. See below for the individual write-ups for each award category
Structured products creators and strategists continue to look favourably on forex
'Normal service’ to resume in January 2014 following the transfer of the €12.5 billion portfolio to BNP Paribas
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.