How prime brokers should segregate assets posted as collateral by hedge funds and held on their behalf to be debated by the board of the European Securities and Markets Authority
Mandatory clearing of over-the-counter derivatives is no longer a new topic. Set in motion by politicians in 2009, it has been extensively discussed in recent years and is now a reality in the US. But,...
Regulators are struggling with differing transatlantic rules on the protection of clearing client assets, says Esma chairman, Steven Maijoor – the result of a 'conflict of law'
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The new head of CME’s European clearing business expects competition to be intense as the region heads towards the start of mandatory clearing, but he believes his firm has a winning hand. By Tom Osborn
CFTC's Chilton says "continuing to kick the can down the road is just not acceptable", as expectations grow that Europe will miss 2014 start date
Margin rules proposed after the collapse of MF Global could dramatically raise the cost of hedging, complain market participants
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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