US tax rules could leave compliant foreign firms out of pocket unless swap documentation is amended
Australian industry needs additional time to set up trade reporting infrastructure
Singapore dollar trade potentially hit by US person rule
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The stalled coking coal swaps market may benefit from increasing spot coking coal trade, with more players reportedly belatedly switching over to shorter-term pricing contracts
CFTC commissioner warns lack of clear rules is "a major problem, nearly a crisis"
Facing pressure from domestic producers and chronic pollution, China's authorities are considering clamps on low grade coal imports – potentially increasing swap activity
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Swaps-to-futures switch at Ice – plus hedge fund regulatory changes – behind threefold jump in numbers taking futures trading exam
Japan questions the current framework for clearing foreign exchange derivatives
Banks and pension plans are waiting for the US Department of Labor to clarify whether initial margin counts as plan assets
The decision by Ice to speed up the transition of its cleared OTC energy contracts to futures reflects regulatory uncertainty, and is likely to be replicated by other exchanges, says CFTC commissioner
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.