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RBS cuts businesses it saved from the axe last year; O'Connor takes up Isda chairman's role full time; Deutsche's Wayne takes on US forex role; new role for Lipton at Bank of America; Williams swaps Allen...
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Fight over margin requirements for uncleared trades is not over, banks vow, but Isda will develop a standard model for use under the rules
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.