Stefan Winter, chairman of the board of directors of the Association of Foreign Banks in Germany (VAB), asks how new regulation affects the future of collateral management
EuroCCP's Diana Chan talks to Jessica Meek on the issues facing the clearing industry
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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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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