Free-to-view photographs from the Asia Risk Congress 2013
With a February 12, 2014 deadline for derivatives reporting looming under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation, (Emir), is the buy-side prepared?
Trading on swap execution facilities started in earnest in October, but two months later Asian institutions are unclear what it actually means for them. What steps are they taking to adapt to the new set...
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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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.