Panellists at Asia Risk Congress say there needs to be clarity on close-out netting in certain countries before establishing CCPs
The benefits of local trade repositories outweigh the possible disadvantages of multiple reporting requirements, says executive director of HKMA’s financial infrastructure unit
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Esma's decision to make indirect clearing an optional service could leave smaller firms without clearing access, according to a poll of Risk.net readers
Japan’s central counterparty proposes a 20-fold lower capital threshold for membership for it to qualify as a recognised clearing house under US rules; it also started successfully clearing yen in...
After the initial launch in July, CCIL moves to phase two in its trade repository build-out
A re-reading of the CFTC's phase-in rules for central clearing is prompting alarm among buy- and sell-side firms
A panel of experts discuss the challenges posed new regulation - and in particular, those relating to data collection and reporting
Preventing a clearing contract crunch
Not clear yet
The FSA’s Gerald Sampson says large, complex banks may struggle to meet a 2016 deadline for risk data aggregation and reporting standards
First Asian exchange to offer client clearing looking to dramatically alter the terms to become an OTC client clearing member
The decision by Ice to speed up the transition of its cleared OTC energy contracts to futures reflects regulatory uncertainty, and is likely to be replicated by other exchanges, says CFTC commissioner
Indirect clearing will not be compulsory, sources say – and a controversial 30-day guarantee for indirect clients will also be removed
DTCC data repository has received provisional CFTC approval, just three weeks ahead of mandatory reporting for credit and rates, with forex reporting due to begin in January
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.