LCH.Clearnet makes inroads into the domestic Australian market with its SwapClear service
CCP is not collecting enough collateral, member firms say. New model is being reviewed by FSA
Asset managers in Asia are being hindered in preparing for OTC clearing by a lack of clarity over location
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Clearing houses can call for margin multiple times a day to protect against wild markets. But the burden of meeting those calls will initially fall on member firms – potentially creating a source of severe funding stress. By Matt Cameron
A requirement to clear standardised derivatives in Europe by next year creates problems for Germany’s banking sector. Uncertainties in the rules for indirect clearing, as well as whether there will be any benefit in an exemption for intra-group trades,...
Two Australian banks speaking at Risk & Return Australia are critical of LCH.Clearnet for not meeting local market needs with its central clearing operation
Five months after launch, ForexClear is ready to start offering client clearing and to add five new currencies to the service, pending the approval of the FSA and the CFTC
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Clearing houses are the bit-part actors that find themselves thrust into a leading role – a result of the Group of 20 (G-20) nations pledge to overhaul over-the-counter derivatives markets and untangle the web of bilateral exposures that exists today....
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.