One major dealer says it may reassess CME membership, while others also raise concerns about the CCP’s willingness to allow clearing members to use third-party marks
Firm might not be able to live with 99% reduction in minimum capital requirement under Dodd-Frank Act, says chief executive
The raft of new regulations on OTC derivatives will be problematic for buy-side firms, says new report
HKEx plans to beef up its risk management following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 by introducing margin rules and seeking more funds from cash clearing members. The move would bring cash clearing more in line with existing…
A clear market move
CFTC proposal sparks row over CCP membership
Been there, done that
The liquidity access debate
New numbers sourced from DTCC scrubbed to reflect real levels of risk-taking in the market
Interdealer broker Icap will launch decimalised pricing on major currency pairs on EBS Spot on February 14, the broker told FX Week.
Regulators seek feedback on pros and cons of Canadian CCP as consultation draws to close
Spreads on the credit index for senior European financials widen as EU releases burden-sharing consultation paper
CDS spreads for Irish banks widen over holiday period, while peripheral EU states remain steady
Debt protection costs rise across eurozone peripherals
Bank of Ireland spreads hit another record high amid CDS increases across Europe
Traditional exchanges have nothing to fear from alternative trading venues as long as they keep innovating, according to the Singapore Exchange’s head of corporate and market strategy. OTC derivatives central counterparty clearing, meanwhile, presents a…
European sovereign debt protection costs rise as Merkel says no to expanding EU bail-out fund
Clearer will extend coverage to third asset class in 2011, with support from 13 banks
Debt protection costs on peripheral eurozone nations dropped slightly today after the Irish government voted on austerity measures.
EC makes sure dual reporting will not be an issue in latest energy market regulation proposals
Sovereign and corporate CDS tighten as Irish government prepares to announce austerity measures.
Middleware provider MarkitServ now in line with industry standard - two months after initially planned and more than three months after rival Ice Link.