The theory of optimal trading under proportional transaction costs has been considered from a variety of perspectives. In this paper, Richard Martin shows that all results can be interpreted using a universal...
The internal ratings-based (IRB) approach has been in intensive care for the past year. Now, one of the world’s most senior supervisors wants to pull the plug, but bank risk managers argue that – with...
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With a considerable backlog of applications, the FCA may be less strict when it comes to authorising fund managers under AIFMD in order to meet today's deadline, one expert says
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Sanctions imposed this week by the EU and US on named Russian companies could trigger CDSs, but would also make auctions difficult, lawyers are warning
The recent fine against BNP Paribas for sanctions violation has shone a light on the issues non-US banks face in trying to comply with US regulations, says one legal expert
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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