What will clearing cost?
Dealers expect new rules to hit the profitability of their business, but fewer expect to be able to pass the costs along – and more are anticipating a big drop in OTC trading volumes
Clearing members would be forced to guarantee trades executed by their clients' clients - on terms the member firms have not agreed
Two Australian banks speaking at Risk & Return Australia are critical of LCH.Clearnet for not meeting local market needs with its central clearing operation
Five months after launch, ForexClear is ready to start offering client clearing and to add five new currencies to the service, pending the approval of the FSA and the CFTC
In the balance?
International regulators and central banks trying to avoid "nightmare" of fragmented clearing system
Margin efficiency: The new battleground
With over-the-counter derivatives markets in flux, picking winners and losers is a tough job. This is where Risk’s editorial team nails its colours to the mast. By Lukas Becker, Matt Cameron, Laurie Carver, Clive Davidson, Ramya Jaidev, Peter Madigan,...
Taking on the Street
'Fair and unconflicted' but under pressure
Difficult choices ahead
OTC market-maker in waiting
‘Jury out’ on OTC derivatives
We are not too big
Open to acquisitions
One pot, three CCPs
Implementing rules and filling in gaps
CCPs will not be too big to fail
In the balance