FRTB: Nordic banks mull regional data pool

Local tie-up could “prevent big banks entering the markets in the Nordics”, says local risk manager

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When a pool becomes a fence: Nordic venture could put global dealers at a disadvantage

Large Nordic-based banks are discussing setting up their own data pool to help them meet new market risk rules, Risk.net has learned, continuing a trend of regions looking to pool data privately and avoid third-party vendors’ global utilities.

The Nordic banks are the latest regional bloc considering shunning global data utilities in favour of a regional data pool based squarely on local markets. The goal of the pool – which would aggregate banks’ local trade data – would be to lessen the impac

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