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Banks could lose margins and competitive edge as a result of derivatives reforms in Dodd-Frank Act
Foreign exchange is held back from fulfilling its potential as an asset class because of counterparty risk issues, said panellists.
Dow Jones Indexes and CME Group have created a foreign exchange index that represents the value of the US dollar against six major world currencies, creating a tool for investors wanting to hedge themselves...
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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.