Chicago mercantile exchange (cme)
Commodity consumers are under pressure from rising prices and market volatility, leading some to question the affordability of margin-based hedging programmes. Cash-rich participants appear able to absorb...
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Weaker clearing members could be overstretched by a crisis, dealers warn - but LCH.Clearnet and CME differ on the risk of wider access
Panel welcomes move towards central clearing but warns the necessary system and technology requirements will create operational risks
With central counterparties springing up all over the globe, dealers are becoming increasingly resigned to the break-up of netting sets – particularly if regulators favour their local clearers. Interoperability is a potential solution, but not a simple...
Asia became the largest exchange-traded derivatives contracts market for the first time last year. It now holds top spots in terms of contracts volumes for equity, metals and foreign exchange products.
Asian regulators are expected to closely follow their peers in the US and Europe in demanding swap execution facilities and over-the-counter derivatives clearing in Asia. This may bolster e-trading for NDFs based on Asian currencies
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.