Dealers push for a more risk-sensitive model, but regulators may opt to incorporate a new non-internal modelled approach into the existing hypothetical capital method
Standard-setter decides trades can still qualify for hedge accounting when voluntarily novated to a CCP, but experts warn wider stance on novation could cause trouble
Tax liability could send CCPs "directly into insolvency" warn Czech officials in leaked document
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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It’s the untold story of the switch to overnight indexed swap discounting. As the Street haltingly adjusted to the new reality, some desks are said to have booked profits running into the hundreds of millions of dollars – earning grudging praise,...
Traders say no sign of short volatility hedging after Nikkei 225 plunges
Banks and industry groups have been joined by an unlikely ally in their protests about the accounting treatment of assets held in liquidity buffers – the European Banking Authority. By Lukas Becker and Matt Cameron
Trades cleared voluntarily would not be protected by hedge accounting under IASB proposals
Proposals on the margining of uncleared over-the-counter derivatives trades have been revised to dampen the potential liquid impact. But dealers warn the rules are still dangerously pro-cyclical and will lead to huge numbers of disputes. By Matt Cameron...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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