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Capital hit could drive EU banks out of US CCPs, leaving them unable to provide clients with clearing services
An EU-US regulatory conflict can be avoided if UK CCPs move certain contracts to their US arms, according to the CFTC's Ananda Radhakrishnan, who said he is "tired of providing exemptions"
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Significant global players not on the list to join Shanghai Clearing House, as concerns mount over global regulatory treatment of the CCP and the low level of onshore business taking place
FSB is working with CFTC to clean and standardise derivatives data, and more international co-operation will be needed, says Patricia Mosser
A week after IMF managing director Christine Lagarde said progress on G-20 reforms was "still too slow", the G-7 has said it will complete most of the work in 2014
Derivatives users in the US have turned to forward-starting swaps and non-standard tenors in an attempt to avoid trading on Sefs
Poll of more than 400 respondents finds 60% have noticed geographic liquidity split since US rules came into force
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.