A plethora of methodologies for reporting market risk in annual reports makes transparency impossible, says Sanjay Sharma at Risk Europe in Brussels
Panellists at Risk Europe, held in early April in Brussels, claim banks are demanding much higher levels of collateral from hedge funds today, reducing a source of systemic risk
Speaking in a video interview, Isda executive vice-chairman Robert Pickel said regulators are aware that inconsistencies could emerge between legislative requirements and Fed letter commitments
Outgoing Isda chairman Eraj Shirvani spoke to Risk's deputy editor Duncan Wood about how derivatives operations, and end-users, will have to adapt to the impact of new rules
Isda's Conrad Voldstad, along with Credit Suisse's Eraj Shirvani and Stephen O'Connor of Morgan Stanley discuss the near future for the derivatives industry
A selection of videos from the Risk Europe 2011 conference on April 5 & 6 in Brussels, Belgium
Chief risk officers at Risk Europe's session on risk attitude and discipline discussed the difficulties they face in building a risk culture in their organisation
At Risk Europe in Brussels, Belgium's Didier Reynders speaks frankly about the sovereign debt crisis, financial sector reform and tensions between European institutions
Panellists discussed the blow-back the proposed 15-minute block-trade rule could have for end-users, as well as real-time trade transparency regulatory co-ordination
In addition to margin requirements, UniCredit's head of corporate and investment banking argues clearing houses might need more capital
EC head of insurance and pensions Karel Van Hulle acknowledged industry concerns at Risk's European conference this week - but pushed back against doom-mongering
Names of derivatives counterparties and deal details could wind up in the public domain, unless regulators are bound by data controls, industry argues
New regulatory fixes only a partial solution as industry anticipates jurisdiction shopping by secretive clients
A new video from Risk magazine. Winners of the 2011 Risk Awards were asked what they saw as the biggest challenge in the industry for 2011.
Models of US and UK equity markets show players expect fresh outbreak of crisis
The annual Risk magazine awards--in pictures--were once again a fabulous night for those who attended to pick up their gongs
A new report from Fitch Ratings suggests Europe's public finances are on the mend, reducing pressure to borrow in 2011
A quick overview of the top ten articles across the whole of Risk.net in 2010 provides a roadmap of the year's main themes
Interdealer broker Icap will launch decimalised pricing on major currency pairs on EBS Spot on February 14, the broker told FX Week.
Rulemakers are falling over themselves to introduce measures to link remuneration more closely with risk, in an effort to appease an irate public. But will their new rules work in practice, and will they have the desired effect of making compensation...
Discussions are already under way behind closed doors, knock-on effects for bank capital could be substantial
New EU-wide regulations for retail investment products are needed to lure investors back into European securities, according to speakers at the ICFR conference in Amsterdam