While the Group of 20 nations want to see progress with financial regulatory reforms, individual authorities around the world are reluctant to relinquish domestic sovereignty over standards for central counterparties. Luke Clancy reports
Stop-gap margin solution would force most firms to post twice as much collateral as CCP members
The success of a trading company's value chain relies heavily on modelling platforms that can perform an array of tasks such as developing forward curves and calculating risk sensitivities effectively. As a result, these models need to provide a set of...
Broker seeks to broaden its Asia offering by adding OTC IRS clearing in Singapore
Preparations are "running very smoothly" says CFTC chairman, ahead of first clearing deadline
The changing regulatory climate has transformed collateral management from a necessary if unglamorous part of the back office to a fundamental strand of firms’ risk management requirements
New clearing world
Australian domestic clearing house hoping to use lower margin costs as a means to win market share
Non-deliverable forwards are likely to be mandated to be traded on swap execution facilities before any other foreign exchange products, but are traders ready?
On-message for onshore clearing?
As the search for a viable clearing mechanism for FX options begins, market participants suggest clearing won't begin before 2014
South African futures CCP limits member liabilities
FCMs and pension funds welcome long-awaited Department of Labour advisory opinion
Proposal for CCPs to act as clearing members for each other receives backing of Thai regulator
Spot the differentials
In the clear?
Q&A: Jae-Joon Lim, KRX
The Hong Kong bourse is set to start OTC derivatives clearing in April and is planning to expand its cross-asset derivatives offering over the next two to three years
Japan questions the current framework for clearing foreign exchange derivatives
The GFMA's global forex division is understood to be close to completion of its analysis of five years of options trading data - a project that is intended to lead to a solution for options clearing