Rivals surprised by Swiss bank's ascent at a time when regulatory burdens are growing – client collateral has jumped 83% since last October
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Ongoing market uncertainty over the new and evolving margin regime for non-cleared over-the-counter derivatives has drawn many questions from firms, with too few reliable answers. This global survey – conducted by Risk and sponsored by IBM – is one...
Dramatic increase in margin on uncleared swaps will reduce end-user hedging ability, says US insurer
European regulators confirm haircut will apply to both initial and variation margin, threatening viability of industry's new standard credit support annex; a replacement is in the works
Incoming margin rules for non-cleared swaps could be pro-cyclical – and a new QIS will be needed to ensure the regime is not dangerous, says Goldman's head of derivatives risk
If clearing mandates are expanded to include less-liquid products, the market will struggle to provide hedges in the event of a dealer default, conference is told
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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