Sanctions imposed this week by the EU and US on named Russian companies could trigger CDSs, but would also make auctions difficult, lawyers are warning
Escalating tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine have taken energy market participants by surprise. With the potential for tougher sanctions, industry observers believe one outcome could be...
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Russia’s stock markets and currency have suffered after the threat of sanctions – or worse – spooked international investors. But for local market participants, trading goes on, says Boris Bruck, head of sales and trading at Rosbank. By Joe Rennison...
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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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