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The demise of participatory notes and other access derivatives has long been predicted amid regulatory clampdowns and permission increasingly being given to investors to access markets directly. Funding...
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The collapse of Lehman Brothers caused regulators to focus on the systemic risk posed by the trillion-dollar tri-party repo market. An industry task force is making wholesale changes to the way the market works, but this is creating new challenges. Mark...
Tight rules should be drawn up to prevent dealers from wrongly classifying standardised derivatives trades as bespoke to evade central clearing, said Theo Lubke, senior vice-president in the bank supervision department of the Federal Reserve Bank of New...
NEW YORK – Matthew Tannin and Ralph Cioffi, the two former Bear Stearns hedge fund managers accused of fraud for misleading their investors about the subprime crisis, have been acquitted by a Brooklyn district court jury. The result of USA v Cioffi...
Failed US investment bank Bear Stearns forked out up to $2 billion in excess margin calls in the week of its collapse in a bid to maintain confidence, according to one of the firm's former chief risk officers. Speaking on a derivatives roundtable at...
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
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