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Impact of Solvency II equivalence on consumer protection is key issue for US, says NAIC chief
Decision on Bermuda, Japan and Switzerland equivalence to be taken once Level 2 measures agreed
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Draft language could affect the way hedge funds perform their own internal credit analysis
EU Polish presidency paper highlights concerns over aspects of the counter-cyclical capital buffer rules under CRD IV
ABI says proposals are disappointing and the European Commission has ignored many of the industry's calls for change to Solvency II rules
Clarifications on two sets of data transparency rules for European energy markets are in the works, according to European Commission policy expert
A new alphabet soup of financial services and energy market regulations are making firms nervous about their ability to comply, said panellists at Energy Risk's Central and Eastern Europe conference
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Changes to bank capital rules on CCP exposures remove the need for bank clients to enter into contractual agreements to port trades to other clearing members
Qualitative study will aid lobbying efforts in Europe, says trade association
Panellists at an EC conference in Brussels this morning warned CCPs have made little progress on detailed survival plans - leaving the system exposed
Firms say definition of "algorithmic trading" needs revising, while exchanges applaud new pre- and post-trade transparency framework for OTC derivatives
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The FSB warns that some regulations appear to be contrary to the spirit of the OTC derivatives reforms agreed by G-20 members – a statement some believe was prompted by a disagreement over the sco...
The decision by Moody’s to downgrade Lloyds and RBS fails to spark surge in CDS spreads, while other European banks finish more or less unchanged on the week despite continuing woes in the eurozone
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