RMB volumes set for growth but settlement remains an issue
The aim of this paper is to provide one uniform representation of functional concepts for the whole field of financial infrastructures. This encompasses the part of the infrastructure with inherent systemic...
Volume 2, Issue 2, 2013
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
More Settlement articles
If you build it, they will come
Results of an industry study reveal the scale of the liquidity burden that would fall on CCPs clearing physically delivered forex options – but a net settlement mechanism could reduce the number b...
The level of intraday liquidity needed for settlement varies according to settlement methods. This paper analyzes the effects of the shift from deferred net settlement to real-time gross settlement (RTGS)...
Banks must be aware of the risks of data transfer, conference is warned
Custodians of risk
This paper examines the effects of introducing an auto-collateralization scheme in a simulated securities settlement system. Using artificially generated data, it shows that auto-collateralization can...
The recent financial crisis has shown that liquidity risk is far more important and intricate than regulators had previously acknowledged. The shift from bank-based to market-based financial systems and...
A new consultation paper on risk management practices in the FX market will be released in the third quarter – and may be published as early as this month
CSDs in harmony?
A credible competitor
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.