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A difference in margin approach between swaps and futures may mean the latter are not assessed on their level of riskiness
Indian banks are in need of regulatory compliant capital instruments – but domestic investors are wary
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Derivatives and structured products remain unpopular with Thai insurers looking to hedge their liabilities following the introduction of a risk-based capital framework
Australian domestic clearing house hoping to use lower margin costs as a means to win market share
India central bank views repo as an increasingly important market in the wake of Basel III implementation
Securities firms in China have begun trading OTC equity derivatives, with a final master agreement expected soon
While the Vietnam regulator is consulting on setting up an asset management company to take on NPLs to help clean up domestic banks' balance sheets, slow progress is being made towards Basel II
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New MAS proposals to unify investment guidelines for all insurers, and in doing so limit derivatives usage, will not affect existing investment policies for insurance firms
Pilot programmes by the CSRC to encourage OTC derivatives trading for securities companies in China
While foreign hedge funds have been driving down the value of the yen, now Japan insurers may strengthen the trend
Doubling Japan's inflation target has been viewed as a big deal internationally but players on the ground say the impact on the domestic inflation market has been limited
The largest pension schemes in Hong Kong can potentially be exempted from Fatca after being judged by the US to be low risk for tax evasion
CME to offer CNH futures from February 25; becomes second provider after HKEx launched CNH futures contract last September
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