German exchange woos big clearing members with promise of capital savings
Finra says year-long approval process revealed "notable outliers"
New equity options on two exchanges
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Clearing house has been told its own rules prevent it from shelving buy-side clearing for single-name CDS contracts
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Australian domestic clearing house hoping to use lower margin costs as a means to win market share
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The cross-product margining maze
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.