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Markets regulators will not require CCPs to have contractual liquidity commitments - but Fed is said to retain concerns and CCPs need approval from both camps
CME Group says energy futures volumes have dropped since it was confirmed that contracts executed on US exchanges could tip firms over the European clearing and trade valuation threshold
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UK-based CCPs have to pass on certain non-default losses to clearing members, who in turn are looking to pass them through to end-users
Bloomberg is not exactly a new face in the swaps market, but post-crisis reforms have allowed it to dramatically expand its influence. While its customers will welcome this, detractors claim the company’s terminals business allows it to undercut competitors,...
Eurex is trying to steal business from the market’s dominant interest rate swap clearer, LCH.Clearnet. The pitch: it is less risky and therefore cheaper in terms of capital and margin. Some dealers are starting to pay attention, but others say recent...
Korea Exchange signs up 16 foreign bank branches for its IRS clearing service prior to June 30 deadline from its local regulator, while CFTC expected to announce no-action relief for KRX
US bank holding companies may choose to save stricken subsidiaries despite the lack of contractual guarantees, SEC commissioners warn
In theory, swaps market participants will be pushed towards clearing houses by a supportive capital regime, but in practice, banks claim, successive regulatory proposals would have killed the business. However, the verdict on a final version of the rules...
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.
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