Dodd-Frank requires transparency for derivatives trading, CFTC chair says - and final Sef rules will reflect that
Central counterparties have been invited to join the Isda credit determinations committees – but they will not have a vote
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New regulations will help reduce systemic risk, but changes need to be made to certain parts of the rules, Isda chairman says
Despite ‘end-user’ exemptions, strengthened banking regulations are likely to impact energy corporates due to their reliance on banks and other financial firms to manage hedging programmes, says...
Latest proposal extends number of silos from five to 17, mirroring approach taken by LCH.Clearnet
Patrick Pearson, head of the European Commission unit that drafted Emir, says forex swaps and forwards must be exempt from clearing under Esma standards
An auction to settle the Greek sovereign CDS goes smoothly, but some participants argue the documentation needs to be revisited
Eligible collateral for CCP margin needs to be reviewed – and regulators also need to ensure the clearing exemption for some end-users is not negated by Basel capital rules, say buy-side firms
The latest council draft adds a CVA capital charge exemption for sovereign derivatives transactions – potentially removing one of the big unintended consequences of CRD IV, participants say
Current methodology to calculate a close-out value following the exercise of a break clause results in inaccuracies, claim dealers
Financial authorities in Singapore have recommended consolidating the oversight of all commodity derivatives and futures to one regulatory body, as part of a proposed broader move to regulate the co...
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.