International organization of securities commissions (iosco)
Investors trusted credit ratings agencies too much, and the agencies themselves were too trusting of their clients, according to a white paper out this week from the International Organisation of Securities...
Credit rating agencies under fire from Iosco
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Credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s has announced improvements to strengthen and increase the transparency of the rating process
The Madrid-based International Organisation of Securities Commissions (Iosco) is creating a task force to review the recent disturbance in global credit markets and decide whether the body can help prevent such problems in future.
Hedge funds are providing more liquidity in financial markets but more regulation is also needed to allow them to grow and operate efficiently, said participants at the second public panel at the 31st Annual Conference of the International Organization...
The technical committee (TC) of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (Iosco) has published its final report on the compliance function at market intermediaries. The TC prepared this paper to set out a number of supplementary principles...
“Fairly or not, rating agencies have been in the spotlight in the wake of recent high-profile corporate scandals,” said David Knott, chairman of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions’ (Iosco) technical committee in September 2003...
The credit rating agencies are often criticized for a lack of transparency in their rating methodology. But as John Caserta reports, the agencies are taking steps to shed light on this often mysterious process and, in doing so, rebuild investor confidence....
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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