They fell out of favour during the crisis, but derivatives product companies are set for a dramatic reappearance as banks seek to limit their collateral posting obligations – if regulators and counterparties...
The move to central clearing of OTC derivatives trades will have a dramatic impact on the insurance industry’s use of collateral. A survey, conducted by Insurance Risk in conjunction with BNY Mellon,...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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