Governor of the Bank of Spain suggests Irish officials ask for help as fears grow that Dublin’s resistance to a bailout will trigger contagion
New EU-wide regulations for retail investment products are needed to lure investors back into European securities, according to speakers at the ICFR conference in Amsterdam
Regulators need to look beyond capital structures to human issues, says Docters van Leeuwen
The introduction of several new European Union laws covering financial investments could prohibit sales of some products and push up costs
Editorial: Kicking against the Prips
Special report: Oil market
The perfect storm
Uncertainty over next phase for EU carbon ‘nightmare’
Editor's letter: November 2010
European Payments Council chair slams European Commission's willingness to allow operation of multiple, national Sepa schemes; says plan would thwart aims of Sepa
With regulatory changes and new markets impacting the energy and commodities markets, Lianna Brinded files this exclusive special video report showcasing the views of leading risk managers and quantitative analysts on how to tackle these challenges
The European Council has finally reached agreement on its approach to the alternative investment fund managers (AIFM) directive, paving the way for an end to negotiations and a deal on non-EU managers.
Alternative investment fund managers directive postponed due to "absence of an agreement"
Expert paper calls on HMT to ensure EU legislation on clearing and reporting doesn't damage London's dominance or inhibit market activity in particular asset classes.
Cebs op risk guidance finally finds favour
iShares has launched a swap-based ETF platform with in-built measures to eliminate counterparty risk.
Block in supply?
Counting the costs
Editor’s letter - October 2010
Financial Services Authority's Dan Waters says regulators should gather more information about the systemic risks hedge funds pose
UK regulator worried heavy handed rules will drive hedge funds out of Europe, depriving supervisors of information on their European activities
Independent mentality is essential as EU broadens the role of audit committees