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A collection of articles on Solvency II from Life & Pension Risk
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This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Solvency II is the wrong starting point for new occupational pension directive, says James Walsh
Parliament calls for delay but European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority says it would like aspects of implementation to start now
Behind Basel III
A new pull for CoCos
While Basel Committee deliberates, EC proposes 'value of zero' for contingent risks associated with clearing portability
Carbon allowance trading hits all-time high in June as analysts downgrade predicted average ETS Phase 3 price to €22 per tonne
Crucial plenary vote on Emir on July 5 retains suggested amendments to recognise unique nature of FX derivatives, but strips out explicit calls for an exemption
A new report has suggested a framework for identifying market manipulation, arguing further clarity will boost market liquidity
Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel secretary-general Danièle Nouy says looser language in the CRD IV draft won't ultimately mean weak rules in Europe
Energy market participants have expressed doubt that European position limits proposals will achieve reductions in market volatility, and warned of unintended consequences for end-users' risk manage...
Bernd Rummel describes EBA push for Europe-wide approach to capital rules
Market participants believe US letter endorses a narrowing of Emir scope, but a Treasury official says the letter draws attention to gap in regulation
Draft legislation seen by Risk contains less prescriptive language on what counts as an eligible liquid asset under the liquidity coverage ratio
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