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US steel maker’s acquisition of natural gas assets is seen as viable long-term hedge and an alternative to derivatives
Tougher enforcement stance is justified and paying dividends, claims Ferc chairman
No-action letter not enough to convince counterparties to trade with public utilities
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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California is set to launch the world’s second-largest carbon market, but threats of litigation have kept many potential market participants sitting on the sidelines
Management board of European Commodity Clearing brought into line with parent company
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.