Towards two-way CSAs
Beyond Basel 2.5
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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A central bank liquidity facility is a possible solution to the shortage of liquid assets, says a Banking Association South Africa speaker at Risk and Return 2012 in Cape Town
Comment letters from Isda and Bank of Montreal argue Basel Committee proposal on DVA deductions goes too far
Patchwork of risk measures - including standalone CVA charge - may be left intact
A stricter approach to the modelling of bank capital is "high likely", as a result of concerns that risk-weighted asset numbers are too divergent
Billions of dollars in capital could be excluded under Basel proposals on derivatives DVA - with US banks hardest hit
Dealers will have to change the way they approach long-dated derivatives business, says Barclays Capital’s Jerry del Missier
Banks will not be able to avoid passing on the hefty costs of regulatory reform to their buy-side clients, argued participants at the ACI UK’s annual square mile debate
European capital rules could squash CVA feedback loop
Eurex Clearing plans to be the first OTC clearer to offer full segregation of collateral when it launches in March - demand has risen since MF Global collapse
Guidelines require notification of deals and improved risk management processes
The head of the Philippine central bank explains how Basel III has a “perverse” impact on countries with strong fiscal discipline and why the Sifi designation is less important than rigorous reg...
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