Treatment of Singapore-based branches of US firms unclear
Consultation on the reporting of derivative contracts includes a reporting threshold for non-financial persons and collateral reporting requirements
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Masking of counterparty name extended to June 30, 2014
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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.