Counterparty credit risk in portfolio risk management
South Africa special report
Not so clear
A clear choice
Proposed limits on CCP ownership aimed at reducing conflicts of interest
The over-the-counter energy and commodities market is being pushed to Asia by fears over Western regulatory changes, says managing director of technology provider Trayport
New Nodal Exchange contract to increase options for power traders; anticipates future gas and renewables demand
Electronic trading: A key to achieving CDS reform
Shake up designed to meet clients' needs ahead of implementation of Dodd-Frank reforms
SGX president Muthukrishnan Ramaswami says the new interbank OTC clearing service for SGD and USD interest rate swaps will target Asian banks as a start, and soon global investment banks that trade with Asian counterparties. Asian local currencies non-deliverable...
Corporate hedgers claim a victory, but details on clearing eligibility and thresholds to be tackled by new authority.
Specialist firm would provide complex derivatives valuation and advisory services.
Energy companies say key definitions in recently adopted US financial legislation are too broad or need clarifying, and call for additional 'trader' classification
Relaxed registration rules for Transmission System Operators (TSOs) could increase VAT fraud in the power and gas over-the-counter (OTC) markets as exchanges tighten controls, say analysts
Bloomberg has launched a derivatives valuation service that aims to increase transparency and flexibility in the market
States of flux
A game-changing year
The number of approved Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects in China tumbles by 30% after investors voice concerns that the generated credits will not be legal under future emissions' regulation
The challenges of central clearing
Carbon brokers establish their own checks for assessing counterparty risk, following European market authorities’ failure to react to a spate of carbon market fraud.