Figures represent best April on record for the industry
Capital and funding efficiency is a new discipline for derivatives desks, and there is a shortage of comprehensive systems - so Lloyds Banking Group teamed up with Markit to build one
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Exchange-traded funds that give exposure to corporate bond indexes could face competition from total return swaps on the indexes, say market participants
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Down to the wire
Dealers worry about the impact on liquidity unless single-name and index trades can be margined together
Loss-making unit's RWAs would have tripled under Basel III, JP Morgan chief executive says - but attempting to cut capital burden made its hedges more complex
In-house probe will look at role of internal model change, among other factors
Middleware firms set to compete in creation of credit-checking hub - but critics say rival utilities would undermine the service
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.