US would have benefited from pragmatic European approach
Single stocks the future?
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
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Volume 2, Issue 1, 2013
Lower margin levels for swap futures could drive up risk-weighted assets for dealers, and erode the product's advantage, panellists argue
Forthcoming Sef rules will not address margin concerns raised by Bloomberg
A difference in margin approach between swaps and futures may mean the latter are not assessed on their level of riskiness
What does the future hold?
Cutting edge: Hedging price and volumetric risks of fixed-price load-serving contracts in natural gas markets
Switching to swaps
As a number of regasification plants start to come online, pricing agencies are looking to offer a region-specific benchmark with the potential to drive up use of LNG swaps
Indian firms move away from using forwards in a bid to grab upside benefits of future rupee appreciation
Publication of swap rule will mark start of 60-day countdown to compliance with registration, reporting rules. Industry will find it "quite challenging" warns CFTC's O'Malia
The US energy industry scores a victory as the Commodity Futures Trading Commission finalises two key pieces of Dodd-Frank derivatives regulation, modifying its original proposals to ease the compli...
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.