Central counterparty (ccp)
Middleware firms set to compete in creation of credit-checking hub - but critics say rival utilities would undermine the service
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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A lot of banks could be downgraded this month – in mid-February, Moody’s Investors Service announced it would review the ratings of 114 European financial institutions and 17 banks with global capital markets businesses. The decisions are expected...
An industry working group is about to publish principles on how to ensure swaps that are subject to a clearing mandate can be guaranteed to clear. But that masks sharp divisions within the industry over which entity should control the process. By Peter...
Regulators are unlikely to insist local currency trades be cleared domestically, says CFTC chair
Central counterparties have been invited to join the Isda credit determinations committees – but they will not have a vote
Collateral demands will be pro-cyclical - rising as markets become stressed - and will be generated by uncleared as well as cleared trades, DE Shaw treasurer tells Isda conference
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.