It’s a nasty case of divided loyalties. On the one hand, clearing rules for over-the-counter derivatives create a new business – thousands of derivatives market participants will be relying on a couple...
Foreign banks have until July to push out derivatives activities after OCC guidance repeats Dodd-Frank drafting mistake
Banks and pension plans are waiting for the US Department of Labor to clarify whether initial margin counts as plan assets
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Clearing members would be forced to guarantee trades executed by their clients' clients - on terms the member firms have not agreed
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