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Item scheduled for meeting on July 9, but may slip to September
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Clearing members would be forced to guarantee trades executed by their clients' clients - on terms the member firms have not agreed
The collapse of Peregrine Financial Group, which comes just nine months after the bankruptcy of MF Global, has raised the pressure on US regulators to boost protection of customer funds held by futu...
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.