European market infrastructure regulation (emir)
When asked whether Eurex is happy with the final text of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir) – which introduces a clearing requirement for over-the-counter derivatives – a spokesperson...
The deadline set by the G-20 to clear all standardised OTC derivatives has passed but a lack of regulatory clarity over the shape of reform is hampering banks in the region
Nearly two-thirds of respondents to a Risk.net survey think they’ll make more money from derivatives trading in 2013
This panel will discuss ways to allocate resources and minimize potential exposure with a set of analytical tools to assess, simulate and quantify operational risk capital to improve business efficiency and performance across the enterprise.
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Isda estimates that mandatory clearing and margin could require the posting of up to $30 trillion of initial margin have been inflated, not least because of a likely exemption for forex swaps and fo...
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A panel of experts discuss the challenges posed new regulation - and in particular, those relating to data collection and reporting
Powering up for clearing
Industry estimates of clearing costs met with scepticism
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.