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Insurers providing liquidity swaps to banks is a growing trend in Asia
Panellists at Asia Risk Congress say collateral management rules will reduce activity in areas such as structured products
The benefits of local trade repositories outweigh the possible disadvantages of multiple reporting requirements, says executive director of HKMA’s financial infrastructure unit
This panel will discuss ways to allocate resources and minimize potential exposure with a set of analytical tools to assess, simulate and quantify operational risk capital to improve business efficiency and performance across the enterprise.
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After the initial launch in July, CCIL moves to phase two in its trade repository build-out
Ex-head of corporate and investment banking at Deutsche Bank Asia-Pacific switches to Bank of America Merrill Lynch
The interdealer broker is expanding the footprint of its forex derivatives platform by adding Asian and African currency pairs
First Asian exchange to offer client clearing looking to dramatically alter the terms to become an OTC client clearing member
US-based trading firm bullish on the potential for energy trading in the Philippines
The extraterritorial impact of the US Dodd-Frank could be sidestepped by Asian players opting to conduct swap trades with players outside of the regulation’s orbit
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s policy targets agreement will come into effect on the same day Graeme Wheeler takes over as governor; document includes "stronger focus" on financial stability
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.