With new regulations on central clearing, margining and collateral segregation coming into effect, the role of the custodian is arguably more important than ever. Custody Risk includes news, analysis and research on the latest industry developments.
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Senior MEP says officials from US and Europe only recognised dangers of Sef rules footnote in recent weeks
Forex participants must reconsider their approach to dual reporting under Emir, after Esma rejects industry proposal
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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New proposed rules on CCP default fund capital and the leverage ratio will together make acting as a clearing member uneconomical, says industry panel
CFTC chairman confident that first entity-level determinations will be complete by December 21, but is less certain about transaction-level requirements
Speaking at the FX Invest West Coast conference, the New York Fed's Jeanmarie Davis addressed the challenges associated with clearing and settlement of forex options
Critics say a limited provision in new WGMR rules for dealers to rehypothecate client collateral is impractical and offers no benefit to clients
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.