Foreign exchange (fx)
Patrick Pearson, head of the European Commission unit that drafted Emir, says forex swaps and forwards must be exempt from clearing under Esma standards
Derivatives contracts on multiple foreign exchange rates must be priced to avoid arbitrage by contracts on the cross-rates. Given the triangle of smiles for two underlyings and their cross, Peter Austing...
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Risk's annual poll on Brazil's derivatives markets, including interest rates, currency, equity and other categories
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Forex investment has became more challenging, as market-making banks facing new regulation have become less willing to take risk, say buy-side firms
Japanese regulator implements new rules to increase transparency of complex fund products such as double-deckers
Steady volume rises in US and UK indicative of healthy state of foreign exchange markets
Amid a surge in demand for exposure to emerging markets currency debt from private investors, HSBC Private Bank prefers building structured products around Asian assets to emerging Europe
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.
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