FCMs and pension funds welcome long-awaited Department of Labour advisory opinion
UBS is shutting down large chunks of its fixed-income business – the first dealer to announce such a dramatic step – but some of its now-unwanted trades could be difficult to exit. Risk looks at the...
Cheaper swaps prices have convinced two more DMOs to sign collateral agreements
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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Parliament is unhappy with the treatment of corporate end-users, and could require Esma to redraft standards
Trades will not become subject to initial margin rules part-way through their life, rule-making body tells Risk
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 of dozen member firms to provide them with access...
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
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