Foreign exchange (fx)
Global foreign exchange markets were dominated by the same themes for most of 2010, with a focus on the US economy and quantitative easing in light of weakening US data. But inflationary pressures and...
Dealers saw a return of the deal-contingent market last year, amid a flurry of takeovers and mergers. But this business continues to pose some real risk management challenges for banks. By Peter Madigan...
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South African investors, who have experienced significant losses compared to hard currency exposures, are turning to the Australian dollar in search of better yields.
Iosco members fail to agree on whether organised trading platforms for derivatives should source liquidity from multiple institutions.
Société Générale's latest results highlight contribution of interest rate and foreign exchange structured products.
68% of respondents to FX Week online poll believe CLS should be central clearer for FX products, but CLS insists it remains focused on mitigating settlement risk
Kay Swinburne criticises colleagues in the European Parliament for failing to tackle the question of whether forex contracts need to be subjected to new clearing and reporting requirements
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future