Several sovereigns, supranationals and agencies are considering following Portugal’s lead and posting collateral to derivatives counterparties, say dealers
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
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Report says EMU credit default swap volatility due to lack of certainty over future debt market conditions
The raft of new regulations on OTC derivatives will be problematic for buy-side firms, says new report
Fund’s Global Financial Stability Report and World Economic Outlook updates show concern over insufficiency of eurozone stress tests, links between banking and sovereign risks
A new report from Fitch Ratings suggests Europe's public finances are on the mend, reducing pressure to borrow in 2011
The cost of swaps protecting against a state default of eurozone peripheral states continued to decline today.
Credit default swaps on the troubled Irish bank widen by four percentage points
Weakness in Europe's banks will cause the region's credit markets to lag the US in the coming months, according to BNP Paribas' global head of credit research and strategy, Robert McAdie.
The chief economist of Zurich Financial Services believes there is the political will necessary to protect the eurozone over the long term
Eurozone faces stunning economic and financial challenges, says Julian Callow, chief European economist at Barclays Capital.
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.