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
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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...
$601 trillion notional OTC figure reduced to $0.9 trillion gross value after netting, collateral
In addition to margin requirements, UniCredit's head of corporate and investment banking argues clearing houses might need more capital
Dealers say they have little appetite for voluntary change when facing big mandatory reforms
Legal precedent suggests European Commission might have to determine which contracts should be cleared under new derivatives rules, rather than Esma as originally planned
Annual results confirm significant investment in developing clearing services for FX options
Bank of Japan Policy Board member Ryuzo Miyao says in-house power generation at central bank branches would support settlements systems ahead of planned power shortages
BNP Paribas Securities Services has secured a waiver from the SFC, which could mark a turning point for the outsourcing of clearing services in Hong Kong
Analysts warn Council of the European Union proposals could hurt trading revenues at Eurex, as its owner, Deutsche Börse, pursues merger talks with NYSE Euronext
Kay Swinburne criticises colleagues in the European Parliament for failing to tackle the question of whether forex contracts need to be subjected to new clearing and reporting requirements
Firm might not be able to live with 99% reduction in minimum capital requirement under Dodd-Frank Act, says chief executive
The raft of new regulations on OTC derivatives will be problematic for buy-side firms, says new report
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