European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir)
Doubt cast over whether a motion to reject two Esma regulatory technical standards will survive a plenary vote on Thursday
With the price of over-the-counter swaps predicted to increase as new derivatives rules take effect, futures are being touted as an efficient alternative hedging tool, but are they a perfect fit? Bl...
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The vast majority of respondents feel regulators have not provided them with sufficient information to implement new derivatives rules
Parliament is unhappy with the treatment of corporate end-users, and could require Esma to redraft standards
Trades will not become subject to initial margin rules part-way through their life, rule-making body tells Risk
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
Sapient Global Markets, Vitol and Gazprom Marketing & Trading discuss how firms can prepare data management systems for regulatory requirements
A different track
While the idea behind a maturity threshold for forex collateral requirements makes sense to regulators, FSA speaker at FX Week Europe recognises the industry's opposition
Central Bank of Ireland adviser says reforms will cause an "Ice Age" in the derivatives market
CCPs should be required to make details of their models public, says the Bank of England’s payments and infrastructure division head
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...
The first clearing mandates are unlikely to be in place in Europe before August 2013, says Bank of England’s head of payments and infrastructure division
Basel capital rules and regulatory reform stymie risk appetite of major banks in commodities
Corporate treasurers remain concerned about increased hedging costs as a result of new regulation, and expect banks to pass the costs on – despite exemptions for corporate hedging
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