Regulation and credit are two of the biggest challenges facing energy trading companies in 2012, says James Davies at Trayport.
Voice in the wilderness?
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Not yet in the clear
Regulatory risk on the agenda
It's hard to believe that 10 years have passed since the collapse of energy trading giant Enron. We felt the occasion couldn't go by with out a mention, so we've devoted this month's special report to...
Mifid II update: potential position limits and narrowed exemptions likely for commodity traders
Firms say definition of "algorithmic trading" needs revising, while exchanges applaud new pre- and post-trade transparency framework for OTC derivatives
Industry experts warn new Mifid and Mifir proposals might push business overseas
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Regulators should be wary about applying financial market regulation to all end-users, warn panellists
More obligations for energy firms under MAD revisions
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