Commodity futures trading commission (cftc)
Expected guidance on high-frequency trading will be issued later, says CFTC commissioner Bart Chilton
JP Morgan’s recent $2 billion trading loss could toughen a trio of Dodd-Frank Act rules, potentially hurting energy markets, the International Energy Agency says
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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CFTC due to release interpretive guidance note within a week, which aims to clarify extraterritorial application of its rules
US regulators have gained new powers to battle energy market manipulation, and the White House is pushing them to act more aggressively. Should traders be worried? Alexander Osipovich reports
Around 120 firms will be classed as swap dealers under the Dodd-Frank Act, US regulators estimate – but hundreds more will be uncertain whether they are caught or not. Answering that question may not be easy, lawyers warn. Peter Madigan reports
The eurozone crisis, sovereign downgrades, squeezed profits, strict new regulations – when compared with today’s parade of misery, bankers could be forgiven for looking back to the mid-2000s as a golden age. But not everyone involved in the financial...
Over-the-counter (OTC) clearing is an issue that remains critical and controversial. As the deadline looms for all standardised OTC derivatives to be cleared by the end of this year, market participants are working hard to ensure that large-scale clearing...
Posted collateral cannot be used to offset liabilities when calculating farm credit banks' leverage ratio
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future