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Critics say a limited provision in new WGMR rules for dealers to rehypothecate client collateral is impractical and offers no benefit to clients
Isda conference in New York hears some trading platforms outside the US are turning away US persons to avoid registering as a Sef
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
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Academics who ignited fierce debate on funding valuation adjustment return with new paper
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Final WGMR rules allow collateral on uncleared derivatives to be rehypothecated under strict conditions, but lawyers say they are unclear on how the rules will work in practice
Just over half of dealer respondents to a Risk survey believe post-crisis rules are constraining their ability to make markets
Dealers are looking to consolidate desks that manage adjustments for credit, debit and funding valuation
A preliminary protocol to enable four-way FX prime brokerage involving agency desks has been agreed ‘in principle’ and could allow agencies to scale up their activities, having been largely redu...
Proposed revisions appear to catch back-to-back trades that are used to get exposure into European CCPs
Final rules on margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives are expected within weeks, including a long-awaited exemption for forex swaps and forwards
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.