Updated OTC derivatives rules satisfy concerns of energy traders, but inconsistencies with Dodd-Frank remain
Agency desks warn they could be driven out of the market as a result of business conduct rules
Commissioner says lowering futures block trade thresholds skirts the intent of Dodd-Frank
CFTC commissioner warns lack of clear rules is "a major problem, nearly a crisis"
Buy-side must prepare to meet their FX reporting obligations in Europe, which will be more challenging than in the US, webinar participants warn
Frustrated by inaction at the CFTC, public utilities champion new law on Dodd-Frank special entities threshold
Industry association plans to complete project by year-end to bring greater clarity to the definition of spot FX across currencies and geographies
In this video, Nick Sawyer talks to Risk’s editor, Duncan Wood, about clearing mandates in the US and a new Risk survey on client clearing
Prime brokers have had to cancel four-way agreements for trades involving two buy-side firms, on the basis that a no-action letter issued by the CFTC on April 30 did not cover this type of business
Division of financial supervision among US agencies is impeding Dodd-Frank reforms, says ex-Fed chairman
Commodity businesses must have broad client base to absorb increased regulatory costs, says JP Morgan commodities head
Reporting for duty
CFTC commissioner warns about agency's "data dilemma" in exclusive video interview
Equivalence and substituted compliance issues must be resolved quickly, or financial markets will be affected, says Kono at Japanese FSA
Will Fed fix 716?
Failure to meet deadline for earlier protocol puts banks on the back foot for compliance with next round of rules
Dodd-Frank rules on swap data reporting creating a headache for energy market participants
The EC and Esma should consult on the process for determining equivalency with Emir, says Eric Pan of the SEC
CFTC must revamp its technological infrastructure to cope with a flood of swap trade data, says commissioner
The G-20 had hoped the reporting of OTC derivatives trades would give regulators an opportunity to spot the build-up of systemic risk. But domestic reporting requirements, a lack of standard data formats and local privacy laws are preventing supervisors...