A lack of liquidity is still providing problems for corporates looking to hedge – even in Hong Kong
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Japan questions the current framework for clearing foreign exchange derivatives
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Basel III not the main challenge for China banks – instead interest liberalisation is their main focus
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Decision to push back Basel III implementation motivated by capital concerns, say market sources
Charlie Shin has left the Swiss bank
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This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.