Exotic commodity derivatives will become even less attractive to the Asian market following Ice's move to transform swaps to futures
Singapore becomes the first exchange in Asia to implement Iosco principles
Departure of Janice Yu from the French bank is latest example of consolidation in the Asian derivatives sector
In this white paper, Gordon Russell, Global Head of Risk at Broadridge Investment Management Solutions argues that the chances of survival in this new environment will be greater for funds that implement solutions to efficiently and cost-effectively manage data and risk.
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A new balance
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.