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The creation of seven CCPs around Asia is set to give the region’s regulators a wealth of data but the cross-border nature of derivatives trading means regulators will need to swap data with each other....
Banks will have a six-month grace period before they must finally start clearing by July 2014
Absence of legal powers to enact guidelines in some jurisdictions threatens Eiopa’s objectives
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Banks issued debt before the end-of-2012 deadline for Basel II capital, lessening their refinancing requirements for this year
Banks may be canning traders by the thousands as they look to reshape their businesses in the new regulatory environment, but there’s one resource they can’t do without: lawyers. The Dodd-Frank Act alone has spawned thousands of pages of rule-makings...
Issuers of structured products may not have enough time to rewrite their programmes before the grandfathering provision of the Prospectus Directive runs out, say lawyers
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has finalised only a fifth of its Dodd-Frank Act rule-makings, two years after the law was passed. Cost-benefit analysis concerns are slowing the process down – but the result is better regulation, lawyers say....
Securitisation would be "a lot less viable" if SPVs do not qualify for clearing exemption, says Isda
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future