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.
Custodian has “aggressive” acquisition target
FCMs said to be struggling to turn a profit
Market not ready for Sef relief to lift on May 15, panellists claim
New regime will "make the world safe for banks, but not safe from banks"
BlackRock and Citadel say all participants should accept exposure
Technology shortfalls and lack of liquidity compound challenges
Challenges remain around secrecy provisions
Esma recognises pricing uncertainty caused by frontloading, chairman says
Major CCPs part of profit-maximising, exchange-owned entities
US participants "are not able to access" full breadth of liquidity, says Tradeweb CEO
Placido, Cock and Morsia added to management team
Nominated for post trade technology award
Inflation swaps market has become illiquid with most activity on physical inflation-linked bonds
Deal worth €40 million-50 million
Shut off from foreign peers, US firms need dealers to access offshore liquidity
Dodd-Frank Act to boost CFTC war on market abuse, says Meister
Consultation launched in attempt to harmonise reporting rules; FCA will "engage closely"
Custody Risk announces winners of Americas Awards 2014
Enforcement of Emir reporting rules will be gradual, regulator says
Despite problems, Esma official says reporting roll-out went "pretty well"
German CCP cites cross-product efficiency as chief advantage
Staggered roll-out was key to success of clearing rules in US, says securities co-head
Clearing members pressure CCPs to put more of their own money at stake
Swaps reforms may not apply directly to firms with non-EU offices