Significant global players not on the list to join Shanghai Clearing House, as concerns mount over global regulatory treatment of the CCP and the low level of onshore business taking place
FSB is working with CFTC to clean and standardise derivatives data, and more international co-operation will be needed, says Patricia Mosser
Citi head of global commodities “doesn’t lay awake at night awaiting a full-scale assault” from non-bank companies, such as oil majors and commodity trading houses
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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.