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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Banks hope for leverage exposure relief after interest rate swap clearer fixes clash with CFTC rules
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Asset managers call on regulators to amend Ucits rules
This white paper looks at the heavy impact of regulation on investment managers, the mitigation of outsourcing risk, inefficiencies in corporate actions processing and the growing importance of collateral management.
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Singapore CCP looks to strengthen its risk management approach
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