Banks issued debt before the end-of-2012 deadline for Basel II capital, lessening their refinancing requirements for this year
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China is showing encouraging signs that it is willing to open its market to foreign investors and funds. Hedge funds are still excluded from the market but steps are being taken in the right directi...
Don't fear the repo
India central bank views repo as an increasingly important market in the wake of Basel III implementation
Pilot programmes by the CSRC to encourage OTC derivatives trading for securities companies in China
While foreign hedge funds have been driving down the value of the yen, now Japan insurers may strengthen the trend
The largest pension schemes in Hong Kong can potentially be exempted from Fatca after being judged by the US to be low risk for tax evasion
CME to offer CNH futures from February 25; becomes second provider after HKEx launched CNH futures contract last September
The renminbi appreciation society
Hong Kong regulator to consult banks on new LCR this quarter and assess level playing field implications before deciding on whether to adopt a phased approach
A lack of liquidity is still providing problems for corporates looking to hedge – even in Hong Kong
The renminbi deposit base in Hong Kong banks will not face depletion even as investors have more ways of remitting the currency back to mainland China, say speakers at the Asian Financial Forum
Japan questions the current framework for clearing foreign exchange derivatives
Regulators from Malaysia, Dubai and Australia call for more countries in the region to take a stronger role in shaping the global agenda
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.