Many European hedge funds count as US persons under proposed cross-border guidance from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission – potentially forcing them to comply with trading rules on both sides...
Gazprom's UK-based trading subsidiary is hoping not to be hit by a clearing requirement - but has been doing its sums just in case, the company's treasurer, Michael Kawski, tells Lukas Becker
Market-makers will be uncomfortable taking on less liquid trades if instant reporting is required, warns a panel at Isda's European conference
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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A UK ban on commission payments to independent financial advisers will likely not be replicated in Europe, putting UK structured products at a competitive disadvantage, some participants warn
The Broadway musical West Side Story describes a rivalry between two teenage gangs, the Jets and the Sharks. Initially, it seems there is no chance of reconciliation – the two are implacably opposed. Later, after lots of dancing, singing and two murders,...
David Carruthers, managing director of energycredit, a Temenos company, discusses the raft of new reforms and regulation either proposed or recently implemented on both sides of the Atlantic. He covers the steps being taken by firms to prepare for this...
Transparency and own-capital ban for OTFs could interfere with “free flow” of market, says Lord Harrison, chair of a House of Lords committee that yesterday warned of fundamental flaws in Europe’s Mifid review
ETFs are supposed to provide investors with deep pools of liquidity, but Europe’s fragmented market structure makes it all but impossible to gauge what the true picture is. Regulators are concerned about the lack of transparency and some warn that...
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.
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