New rules on over-the-counter derivatives are set to have a significant impact on the insurance industry. The rules, the European Market Infrastructure Regulation in Europe and the US Dodd-Frank Act, will...
Some listed derivatives have equivalents in the cleared over-the-counter market, but the two product types are subject to different margin regimes – leaving the futures under-margined, and OTC swaps...
Taipei is set to become a local hub for RMB settlement and trading, following Hong Kong and Macau. However, hurdles remain in the development of a liquid offshore RMB funding and interbank market
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Being among the first buy-side derivatives users to start clearing over-the-counter products is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, a firm has a chance to shape the process; on the other, it has to devote extra resources to dealing with bumps in the...
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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.
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