Foreign Exchange (Fx)
European Commission's Patrick Pearson says no member state has advocated an outright exemption for foreign exchange clearing
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Risk awards 2011
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Interdealer broker Icap will launch decimalised pricing on major currency pairs on EBS Spot on February 14, the broker told FX Week.
Barclays Capital’s December 2010 Global Outlook forecast for this year advises investors to buy commodities, credit and stay long-equities. Growth in 2011 is predicted to reach 4.5% as fears of a ...
Asian banks likely to opt for harmonised OTC clearing approach with the US and expect higher hedging costs for corporates
Latest Financial Stability Report stresses importance of long transition to new rules, and concerns over central counterparty clearing
Pilot comes at a time when news reports suggest a group of 10 banks plan to launch a bank-only FX trading platform
Currency ETCs have reached all-time highs as Ireland's impact on the eurozone sees the US dollar rebound.
Potential liquidity mirage in foreign exchange markets must be addressed, says Michael Cross
Push for global convergence in over-the-counter derivatives regulations means any US exemption is likely to be followed in other jurisdictions, says the EC’s Pearson
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.
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