Fund management companies in China are offering structured listed open-ended funds (Lofs) to high-net-worth retail investors, with some funds pushing leveraged multi-asset products traded both on exchanges...
A round of new chairships was completed in October across three Chinese financial regulators in a move that saw the heads of two Chinese state-owned commercial banks promoted to lead the securities and...
The Bank of Thailand and the country’s leading banks are moving to ensure the country’s payments systems do not grind to a halt due to Thailand’s worst flooding in 50 years. So far, Thailand’s...
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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The increasing need for liquid, high grade assets under Basel III capital requirements will likely squeeze liquidity in the types of eligible collateral required by central counterparty (CCP) clearings, meaning end-users of CCPs need to tactically plan...
Chinese banking watchdog director-general Luo Ping says China should continue with its conservative regulatory approach, which insulated it against the worst effects of the global financial crisis
Investors and issuers remain concerned about China's capital account liberalisation programme, and their ability to hedge longer-term risk
Liquidnet founder, Seth Merrin, believes Asian exchanges should think ‘bigger picture’ by focusing on reclaiming liquidity from institutional order flows by linking up with dark pools
A new ‘Brics exchanges alliance’ has been formed to allow investors to trade equity index derivatives of each participating exchange in local currencies. The move comes as Asian exchanges increasingly are establishing alliances to promote cross-border...
Major dealers and exchanges are on a charm offensive to attract clients as they position themselves to use regulatory change as a tail-wind to become dominant providers of central counterparty (CCP) clearing services in Asia
Trade repositories are viewed as an important new tool to monitor the over-the-counter derivatives markets. But the disparate approaches being adopted by Asian jurisdictions in introducing data warehouses will likely lead to interoperability problems...
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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