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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
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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
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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
JAC reaffirms retail structured products principles with bigger committee
Draft text would allow uncovered CDS but sketches out new reporting regime that could spook hedge funds
Credit analysts predict drop in credit default swap spreads under new bank resolution regimes
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