The four banks making markets on electronic interest rate swaps trading platform Swapstream have raised their quote sizes from around €100 million to €200 million apiece.
The US Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on Mark Brickell's nomination for director of the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (Ofheo), the regulator for government-sponsored enterprises...
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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A new survey by the New York-based Bond Market Association (BMA) has found 81 electronic trading systems currently operating in the US and Europe versus 79 last year, indicating some stability in the e-trading arena.
UK inter-dealer broker Icap and information company Reuters have sold their minority stakes in Charlotte, North Carolina-based electronic inter-dealer broker Blackbird. The development effectively ends 18 months of bitter dispute between Icap and Blackbird’s...
UK inter-dealer broker Icap could face a raft of regulatory probes due to accusations that it bought a minority stake in US electronic brokerage Blackbird to stifle potential competition to its own voice-brokered business.
Blackbird, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based electronic trading system for derivatives, has secured a patent for its credit risk limit technology. The patent applies to a wide range of credit-sensitive transactions, including derivatives.
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