Foreign exchange (fx)
A second no-action relief period that exempted Sefs from issuing confirmations expired on November 29, leaving forex traders unsure whether Sefs can handle the requirement
Senior market participants have suggested widening the time window in which benchmark exchange rates are set in foreign exchange, following allegations of manipulation
Results of an industry study reveal the scale of the liquidity burden that would fall on CCPs clearing physically delivered forex options – but a net settlement mechanism could reduce the number by 73%...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Ongoing investigations into manipulation of forex benchmarks have led to calls for changes to the way the WM/Reuters exchange rates are used
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As Indonesian companies expand into new markets, and as regulatory requirements continue to grow, financial institutions in Indonesia need to leverage new solutions and global expertise to manage their business better, amid increasingly dynamic and volatile...
Mandatory trade reporting for all asset classes will begin on February 12, but the forex industry is still grappling with the challenges of dual reporting
The flight of capital from Asia since May has put the Indonesian rupiah under severe pressure but one unexpected beneficiary could be the onshore forex derivative market
Senior spot traders at JP Morgan, Citi and Standard Chartered have all been placed on leave, while Barclays, Deutsche Bank and UBS confirm they are conducting internal reviews in connection with alleged manipulation of forex benchmarks
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