New lead for SEC's complex financial instruments unit
Firms braced for duplication of compliance work amid signs that framework for regulators to share information is not working, lawyers warn
Pilot programmes by the CSRC to encourage OTC derivatives trading for securities companies in China
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.
More Linklaters articles
Securitisation would be "a lot less viable" if SPVs do not qualify for clearing exemption, says Isda
Currency-linked structures likely to become more popular in Hong Kong with retail investors. But take-up of volatility products is still muted despite erratic markets due to concerns about complexity, panellists say
Participants say long, difficult talks will set stage for standardisation and central clearing
The National Association of Financial Market Institutional Investors published new guidelines last year that pave the way for the launch of a credit derivatives market in China. What are the hurdles to growth? By Benjamin Liu, Chin-Chong Liew, Simon Zhang...
Volcker rule may contain loophole that allows banks to invest in hedge funds
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.