Asian regulators note the risk of future market volatility due to fund outflows from the region or external global difficulties, suggesting that both Chiang Mai and short selling are among topics that...
Speculative inflows into the region could present a greater threat to the region than the global financial crisis, according to senior regional government and regulatory officials attending the Asian Financial...
Vietnam is looking at a theoretical date of 2015 for Basel II, however, planned hikes in capital requirements are a cause for concern for some bankers.
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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A number of value-in-force transactions based on future Asian insurance profits, including seldom-seen cash monetisation deals, are being looked at behind closed doors as a means to ease constraints on capital for insurance groups. But activity may remain...
Korean regulator Jong-Goo Yi outlines how regulators are framing the debate on how to supervise systemically important financial institutions
Hong Kong will get a real-time VIX index in the first quarter next year, according to Hang Seng Indexes.
Volatility flare-ups caused by eurozone uncertainty and large fund inflows from the West into Asia were two notable developments in 2010. Despite a return of many leading dealers to the market, those parties that remained committed to Asian derivatives...
Interdealer brokers were being given a bleak long-term prognosis by some members of the banking community last year amid predictions dealers would clear less business interbank. For now at least, the majority of brokers are reporting significant increases...
Misys' acquisition of Sophis may create synergies in the Asia region
Panellists discussing the finer points of credit valuation adjustment (CVA) at the Asia Risk Congress 2010 said despite all the current talk about CVA in the region, it may prove to be less relevant for Asian institutions compared with their international...
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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