Shortened settlement cycle apparently introduced without problems
US move from T+3 to T+2 next in sights, says DTCC
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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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
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?
This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.