Central counterparty (CCP)
EC derivatives legislation set to be far more detailed than US financial reform bills, and open to industry comment before final adoption.
Proposals on risk management by CCPs should be more detailed, say participants
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Credit fund veteran Mark Okada says Bafin restrictions on short selling have increased market volatility
Standards governing central counterparties (CCPs) for over-the-counter derivatives should be more granular in detail, rather than focusing on high-level principles, says Patrick Pearson, head of the financial...
Regulators mull over intervention options for systemic risk firms
Dealers complain a long-awaited draft of standards for derivatives clearing platforms fails to address key issues.
A task force created by the Hong Kong Treasury Markets Association (TMA) is set to examine the feasibility of establishing a derivatives clearing house in the territory. The task force will send out...
Heated debate over financial regulatory reform going through the US Congress was at the forefront of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association’s annual general meeting in San Francisco l...
Clearing houses could cause large losses for their members if they don't put limits on portfolio allocation, dealers think.
Legislators at the European Commission will today move a step closer to determining whether non-financial users of over-the-counter derivatives should be forced to clear trades through central count...
Politicians love the idea of central clearing, but with competition for this new business increasing, so are concerns some venues might not be robust enough.
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