Nailing down mercury
The old process of reconciliation has been made newly complex by regulation. Banks want technology to solve the problem
Structured products house of the year: Société Générale
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
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Equity derivatives house of the year: Morgan Stanley
Currency derivatives house of the year: Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Trading technology product of the year: Nasdaq OMX
Last year was a landmark for the derivatives reforms laid out by the Group of 20 nations in 2009, with clearing, trading and reporting rules all coming online in the US. But it was also just the sta...
The French bank will house up to 600 RBS staff after winning auction; SG CIB provides new CEO for Newedge; US futures business at Deutsche gets new boss; JP Morgan promotes divisional CFOs; SGX spli...
Swiss bank is tying up too much capital in immature business, rivals claim, after new NFA data shows it to be an outlier
US CCPs may need committed funding to count US Treasury collateral as liquid
Politicians may be unwilling to consider it, but the eurozone’s problems could be solved through a slight twist on debt monetisation, argues Marcello Minenna
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.