International swaps and derivatives association (isda)
A quick overview of the top ten articles across the whole of Risk.net in 2010 provides a roadmap of the year's main themes
Proposed US rules might require changes to standardised global derivatives agreement
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
More International swaps and derivatives association (isda) articles
A new quantitative impact study for Europe will be launched to analyse the impact of Capital Requirements Directive IV
Asian banks likely to opt for harmonised OTC clearing approach with the US and expect higher hedging costs for corporates
Rules and regulations
The European Commission has produced a consultation paper that suggests a basis for banning certain investments, with structured products making their usual appearance in the limelight
The World Federation of Exchanges has urged US Treasury secretary Tim Geithner to keep forex derivatives under Dodd-Frank to block banks from using the exception for interest rate derivatives transa...
First California Carbon Allowance forward underlines US interest in trading, contract standards to evolve as activity increases
Several Asian nations could compel their banks to clear swaps in-country - others seek to join foreign CCPs on special terms
Five largest US-based dealers hold 37% of total notional, trade association says
Current levels of pre-trade price transparency in interest rate swaps (IRS) are acceptable, according to an end-user survey conducted by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
Expert paper calls on HMT to ensure EU legislation on clearing and reporting doesn't damage London's dominance or inhibit market activity in particular asset classes.
Lianna Brinded sends us a special report from Hong Kong and Singapore, after speaking to several leaders from the energy and commodities market about risk management
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.