Special report: Clearing and settlement
A tangled web
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
More Clearing articles
Grey skies over give-ups
New CSA, new challenge
A proposal prohibiting an Isda-FIA clearing document highlights rift within CFTC, with Republican appointees claiming they were kept in the dark
The need to provide portability could pressure CCPs to lean more heavily on initial margin than default funds to absorb losses
Urs Wieland has been named CEO of Six Securities Services
While Basel Committee deliberates, EC proposes 'value of zero' for contingent risks associated with clearing portability
Commissioners argue open access is necessary, but might consider raising the $50 million minimum for CCP membership at the end of the consultation period
Through a glass darkly
A recent Dodd-Frank rule-making proposal from five US prudential regulators has caused a bit of a stir. People have been worried for some time about the territorial scope of the Dodd-Frank Act, and whether...
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.