Central counterparty (ccp)
Buy-side firms need to begin negotiating OTC clearing documentation now or risk being forced to adopt one-size-fits-all standard templates
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 lack of standard documentation has held up the growth of client clearing, so the launch of a new Futures Industry Association-International Swaps and Derivatives Association contract should speed things up – but it’s not a panacea. Lukas Becker...
After three years of work, client clearing volumes have started to rocket in recent months – but it may not be enough to avoid a last-minute stampede. Tom Newton reports
Gazprom's UK-based trading subsidiary is hoping not to be hit by a clearing requirement - but has been doing its sums just in case, the company's treasurer, Michael Kawski, tells Lukas Becker
A little over five months ago, on April 16, 2012, new and improved regulatory standards were published: the twenty-four Principles for Financial Market Infrastructures of the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (CPSS) and the International Organization...
The global financial crisis has driven several trends in wholesale financial markets that have led to a higher demand for high-quality collateral. More transactions are now secured instead of unsecured on the money market, and, in overthe-counter derivatives...
A panel of experts from BNP Paribas, BNY Mellon and Euroclear discuss the opportunities for collateral management, the availability of eligible collateral, and the impact of the sovereign debt crisis and looming regulation
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