Draft European Securities and Markets Authority rules on indirect clearing caused uproar when they appeared in June. The regulator removed the most controversial elements in its final text, but deal...
Preventing a clearing contract crunch
Not clear yet
In this white paper, Gordon Russell, Global Head of Risk at Broadridge Investment Management Solutions argues that the chances of survival in this new environment will be greater for funds that implement solutions to efficiently and cost-effectively manage data and risk.
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First Asian exchange to offer client clearing looking to dramatically alter the terms to become an OTC client clearing member
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Indirect clearing will not be compulsory, sources say – and a controversial 30-day guarantee for indirect clients will also be removed
Fees charged by clearing members can vary wildly – and low-cost providers may try to terminate relationships if they prove unprofitable, panellists warn
Dealers, clients and clearing houses need to work together to resolve problems caused by intraday margin calls, say panellists
Buy-side firms will struggle to finish legal and operational work ahead of US mandated clearing deadlines – and they are not the only ones, says panel
Eurex is latest clearing house to enter Asian market
Clearing members would be forced to guarantee trades executed by their clients' clients - on terms the member firms have not agreed
Two Australian banks speaking at Risk & Return Australia are critical of LCH.Clearnet for not meeting local market needs with its central clearing operation
Five months after launch, ForexClear is ready to start offering client clearing and to add five new currencies to the service, pending the approval of the FSA and the CFTC
Clearing the obstacles
Exotic commodity derivatives will become even less attractive to the Asian market following Ice's move to transform swaps to futures
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.