International swaps and derivatives association (isda)
CDS contracts would not trigger in the event a bail-in bond is written down, say lawyers – threatening their use as a hedge
Despite a CFTC proposal that attacks an industry clearing document, the core of the text can survive, says lawyer at Isda's New York conference
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New CSA, new challenge
A proposal prohibiting an Isda-FIA clearing document highlights rift within CFTC, with Republican appointees claiming they were kept in the dark
Banks have picked the DTCC to build a series of new derivatives repositories, but overlooked rivals CME and Ice vow to fight on
Foreign banks in China, particularly thinly capitalised branches that are not locally incorporated in the country, greeted a decision by China’s banking regulator to postpone rules aimed at limiti...
Participants say long, difficult talks will set stage for standardisation and central clearing
In an exclusive video interview, Isda chairman Stephen O’Connor says there is a finite capacity for clearing members to provide collateral transformation services to their clients
Derivatives accounting proposals abandoned to relief of dealers - but move deals a blow to hopes of convergence between US standards and IASB
$601 trillion notional OTC figure reduced to $0.9 trillion gross value after netting, collateral
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.