A loans-focused business model means credit risk mitigation a low priority
JFSA initially to mandate only three tenors of IRS for platform trading
Only banks with ¥6tn in derivatives must trade swaps electronically
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Viva Las Vega!
While foreign hedge funds have been driving down the value of the yen, now Japan insurers may strengthen the trend
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