Staggered roll-out was key to success of clearing rules in US, says securities co-head
Future crisis could see non-cleared swap margin double, says Goldman exec
Capital charges will be ‘very difficult to explain’, conference hears
Rise of standardised approach would be 'a loss for the banking industry'
This year's rankings - and accompanying survey - are now open
Corporates and others frustrated by swaps reforms and higher costs
Isda directors warn on fragmentation, access and liquidity - but expect problems to pass
Auditors are allowing banks to sidestep problems
Michele Foresti, an 18-year Deutsche Bank veteran, is BAML's new head of fixed income for Europe
Repository has apologised to clients caught in Emir reporting backlog
Surge in customer numbers caught the repository out, CEO admits
RBS expected to refocus on core businesses and home markets - investment bank could shrink further; new faces at the SEC; Mahmud takes top forex post at Citi; client execution hires at UBS; Aviva Investors replaces Ikram
Asset managers, hedge funds and proprietary trading shops all want access to platforms that currently serve dealers only - a test for rules on impartial access and, potentially, the start of a long-awaited revolution in over-the-counter markets. By Duncan...
Deutsche Bank hires Nomura’s Neal for listed derivatives
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
Equity derivatives house of the year: Morgan Stanley
Currency derivatives house of the year: Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Lifetime achievement award: Wilson Ervin
Derivatives house of the year: HSBC
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 start of efforts to co-ordinate and align the rules internationally....
Rising interest rates could leave pension funds facing huge margin requirements, creating an acute liquidity crisis